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Breeding like bacteria – the spread of antibiotic resistance

Human beings have been at least partially aware of the antibiotic effects of some substances for thousands of years. But it was not until 1928 that the age of antibiotics can be said to have truly started...

Trace Metal Analysis of Commercial Pet Food for Toxic Metals by ICP and ICP-MS

The pet food recalls of 2007 increased awareness of the inadequate testing of ingredients in the pet food industry. Pet food is a multi-billion dollar a year business divided into four or five large...

How to simplify selective enrichment of Listeria monocytogenes for quality control?

instaBAG Fraser ½ Your diluent ready in minutes! Just add water Ready-to-use bag with pre-dosed dehydrated media is integrated in the bag. Just add the sample and sterile and purified water. The diluent...

HT4000A for converting Fatty Acids to Fatty Acid Methyl Esters

HT4000A is HTA sample prep workstation. Many applications can be successfully automated by HT4000A. One widely spread protocol automatable by HT4000A is the derivatization of Fatty Acids (FAs) to Fatty Acid...

Improve your Analysis Efficiency with Post-column Derivatization System Onyx PCX

Onyx PCX coupled with YL9100 Plus HPLC offers complete application support (Amino acids, Carbamate, Mycotoxin…), including chemicals, columns, methods and post-column systems. FeaturesAll PCX components...

Automation for nucleic acid extraction

BIOTECON Diagnostics offers automation systems for nucleic acid extraction from food and feed samples and for subsequent PCR setup. The customer’s specific requirements are determined in order to select the...

Real-time PCR Cycler from BIOTECON Diagnostics

In cooperation with leading manufacturers, BIOTECON Diagnostics offers real-time PCR cyclers designed and validated for use with the foodproof® Kits, foodproof® SL Kits...

SARS-CoV-2 Screening/Identification Kits from BIOTECON Diagnostics

The microproof® SARS-CoV-2 Screening/Identification Kits* are one-step reverse transcription real-time PCR assays intended for the in vitro qualitative detection of SARS-CoV-2 to support the diagnosis of COVID...

Sample Preparation Kits from BIOTECON Diagnostics

For use with our PCR rapid detection systems, BIOTECON Diagnostics has developed fast and easy-to-use DNA extraction kits. The foodproof® ShortPrep, StarPrep, Sample Preparation and Magnetic Preparation Kits...

ELISA Kits from BIOTECON Diagnostics

The Immunolab ELISA kits are suitable for detection and quantification of contents and residues of relevant analytes in food and feed samples. Developed and produced in Germany by our partner Immunolab GmbH...

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