N. meningitidis or N. gonorrhoeae?
A recently published HPA-BASHH document warns of the possibility of NAAT platforms for N. gonorrhoeae giving false positive results, especially with rectal and pharangeal specimens.
A significant reduction in the sensitivity of isolates to Meropenem is used as a screening step for the detection of carbapenemases
Recent Salmonella outbreaks remind us that there still is a need for simpler and better performing detection methods, RambaQUICK Salmonella is a selective enrichment broth that when it is combined with CHROMagar Salmonella Plus permits the rapid detection of Salmonellae including S. typhi, S. paratyphi and lactose positive species.
Evergreen introduces their new Slide-Sette Saver™ for shipping and storage of same patient pathology microscope slide and tissue/biopsy paraffin block in a single container.
From detection to isolation and identification, BioConnections has products for all microbiology laboratories.