Microbiology Test Method Guides

Please choose a test method guide either by organism or generic test type:


Swabs - Capture, Maintain and Release!

How to select the right type of swab for your application - clinical specimen collection, environmental monitoring, automated systems

UHT Food and Beverage Microbiology

Review of microbiology rapid methods for the detection of spoilage of UHT foods and beverages - pre-incubation times, microbial detection, HACCP and automation.

Vibrio Species Detection and Identification in Seafood

How to enrich, detect and identify the three main pathogenic species, Vibrio cholerae, V. parahaemolyticus and V. vulnificus, from seafood. Rapid real-time PCR methods and alternative confirmatory agar is available

Water - Microbiological Analysis Test Method Guide

Theory and practice of microbiology testing of water, sampling techniques, filtration, the use of indicator organisms - list of suppliers of rapid water testing kits.

Zika Virus - Diagnostic Tests

Diagnostic products for detection of zkia virus infection