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Nov 30, 2016 4:11:24 PM
Sneezing, stuffy nose, sore throat—classic cold, right? It's possible, but it could also be the flu.
Nov 22, 2016 10:53:47 AM
According to a new CDC report, the number of people infected with gonorrhea, chlamydia, and syphilis is at an all-time high.
Nov 3, 2016 8:30:00 AM
Microbiology automation is an important trend in the industry right now and enrichment and transport media is at the heart of it.
Oct 14, 2016 8:30:00 AM
Did you know that treatment for influenza is most effective when implemented just 48 hours after the onset of symptoms? Having such a short window in which to help people puts tremendous pressure on healthcare professionals. Fortunately, advancements have been made in recent years that have reduced testing turnaround time (TAT) for patients.
Sep 13, 2016 10:15:08 AM
Group B strep, or Streptococcus agalactiae, is a type of naturally-occurring bacteria found in the digestive tract and birth canal of one in four pregnant women.
Jul 15, 2016 1:43:57 PM
Most commonly used for bacterial typing and diagnosis, the MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometry (MS) method helps laboratory techs identify bacteria species quickly and efficiently.
May 11, 2016 10:22:15 AM
Healthcare swabs are one of our specialties as a company. Through our research and interactions with many different types of healthcare providers, we have come to know how incredibly difficult and important their work is. Our goal is to make sure our swabs provide the end user with exactly what they need so they can always perform at the highest level.
Apr 7, 2016 11:13:28 AM
If you’re reading this, you probably have a good idea of what swabs are, and what they might be used for. But you can always stand to know more. Here are a few popular questions about the world of flocked swabs.
Mar 24, 2016 1:30:00 PM
Most people understand that there are situations where human DNA needs to be collected and analyzed. DNA analysis can be used to place someone at a crime scene, to check for predisposition to diseases, or predict response to certain medications. But did you know the same can be done for pets?
The world of DNA testing for pets has expanded since the first tests became available in 2007. Veterinary offices have been the main source for these tests but in more recent years websites such as DNA My Dog and Cat Ancestry have been gaining popularity.