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Posted on 07.27.21
Praiseworthy testimonial from innovative AST company
I am so pleased to write about a testimonial we received from one of our clients in our services division. FASTinov, founded in 2013 by a multidisciplinary team out of the University of Porto (Portugal) with expertise in clinical microb...
Posted on 06.04.21
Hosting a digital booth at World Microbe Forum
We are excited to be hosting a digital booth at the World Microbe Forum (WMF). This meeting is a collaboration between ASM, FEMS, and several other scientific societies. It takes place online June 24-24, 2021. Now more than ever, we ha...
Posted on 04.15.21
Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing and Beyond: Optimized antimicrobials for AST
Pharmaceutical-grade antibiotics are designed for the human body, but are not optimized for in vitro systems. There are a number of ways to optimize your AST platforms to increase efficiency and performance. Many systems require the ant...
Posted on 04.01.21
Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Series: Traditional versus Rapid AST
Unlike traditional antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) workflows that take days, rapid AST methods allows MICs to be determined in a matter of hours. This means the time to optimal therapy, antibiotic DOT (days on therapy), and ho...
Posted on 03.18.21
Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Series: Traditional AST methods
There is no substitute for antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) data when you need it. The sensitivity and resistance of pathogens to a wide range of antimicrobials is necessary so that the proper path to treatment can be dete...