Reference Strains - Qualitative

Specializing in clinical, industrial, pharmaceutical, food quality, environmental and educational markets, there are over 3,000 items in the product line with more than 500 different lyophilized micro organism strains.

bioTRADING supplies products to meet specific quality control/quality assurance needs in the various industries.

 

KWIK-STIK™

Kwikstik MBL

For Culture Purposes and Quality Control Applications

The KWIK-STIK™ is well-known for its clever design and accurate, repeatable results. Each KWIK-STIK™ device features a single microorganism strain in a lyophilized pellet, a reservoir of hydrating fluid, and an inoculating swab. For added convenience, a peel-off identification label is included for easy documentation. The KWIK-STIK™ is available in packs of 2 or 6.

Standard Features

  • Does not require frozen storage conditions
  • Selection of over 500 strains
  • No pre-incubation
  • Economical
  • Available in sets
  • Shelf-life of minimally 8 months
  • Certificate of analysis
  • Product warranty
  • Traceable to reference cultures 
All KWIK-STIK™ products Product Insert Illustrated Instructions

LYFO DISK® 

Lyfo Disk

For Culture Purposes and Quality Control Applications

LYFO DISK® is a lyophilized pellet containing a single strain of a microorganism and is the most economical reference stock culture option. LYFO DISK® is known for its ease-of-use; simply re-hydrate the pellet and inoculate. LYFO DISK® is available in a re-sealable vial containing 6 pellets of a single microorganism strain.

 Standard Features

  • Does not require frozen storage conditions
  • Selection of over 500 strains
  • No pre-incubation
  • Economical
  • Available in sets
  • Shelf-life of minimally 8 months
  • Certificate of analysis
  • Product warranty
  • Traceable to reference cultures 

All LYFO DISK® Products

Product Insert

Illustrated Instructions

Lab-Elite™ Certified Reference Material

Lab-Elite

 

 

 

 

 

Quality Control Microorganism Strains as Certified Reference Material

As an ISO Guide 34 accredited manufacturer, Microbiologics offers Lab-Elite™ Certified Reference Materials to help ISO 17025 accredited laboratories meet the requirements of this standard. Lab-Elite™ Certified Reference Material is delivered in an easy-to-use KWIK-STIK™ format and includes a Certificate of Analysis inside the canister. The Lab-Elite™ Certified Reference Material product line continues to expand with the addition of new microorganism strains in this convenient format!

Kit Includes:

• One self-contained device including a lyophilized microorganism pellet, reservoir of hydrating fluid and inoculating swab (KWIK-STIK™ format.)
• Certificate of Analysis in the canister

Features and Applications:

• Easy-to-use KWIK-STIK format
• Traceable to reference culture
• Highly characterized microorganisms
• Supported by the highest accreditations in the industry
• For use in ISO 17025 accredited labs
• Quality Control of Research
• For validation and verification of processes and instruments

All Lab-Elite™ Products Product Insert  

 Microorganism Sets

 

Commercial and Miscellaneous Microorganism Sets

Commercial Sets offered by Microbiologics contain the manufacturer recommended quality control strains for bacterial identification systems (e.g., Vitek®) and bacterial detection products (e.g., Readycult®). Miscellaneous Sets offered by Microbiologics include the quality control strains required by CLSI for sensitivity testing, and appropriate microorganism groupings for a wide selection of additional quality control tests. Ordering microorganisms in sets simplifies the ordering process. QC

Microorganism sets are available for many instruments including:

Vitek® and Vitek® 2
MicroScan®
API®
BD BBL™ Crystal™, Phoenix™ and GeneOhm™
Cepheid® Smart Cycler® and GeneXpert®
Roche LightCycler®
And Many More!

Choose from three convenient packaging options:

1. LYFO DISK® (vial of 6 lyophilized pellets of each single microorganism)

2. KWIK-STIK™ 2 Pack (2 STIKS of each single microorganism)

3. KWIK-STIK™ 6 Pack (6 STIKS of each single microorganism)


Features and Applications:
  • One simple catalog number
  • Available in three packaging configurations
  • Does not require frozen storage conditions
  • Online Certificate of Analysis
  • Traceable to reference culture
  • Product warranty

  

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