A large dairy product manufacturer expressed interest in an alternate PCR method for the detection of Genus Listeria in their environmental and product testing program due to recurring false-positive detections and high levels of environmental Genus Listeria positives in the recent past. Our objective was to compare the performance of two PCR based methods for Genus Listeria detection.
The experts at Eurofins have identified some key considerations for environment sample collection that will help ensure quality results. These quick tips will help you build a solid foundation for detecting facility risks as you conduct your environmental monitoring programs.
The success of such programs hinges not only on consistent implementation and testing, but also on the effective swabbing of your plant. Below are the top 5 mistakes our experts see plants make when sampling and submitting swabs and sponges for testing.
As a born and raised Midwesterner, Maranda Gillen has always been connected to the agriculture industry in one way or another. Now, she supports the seed industry as an ELISA and Herbicide Bioassay Manager at Eurofins BioDiagnostics. Get to know Maranda!
UC Davis and Eurofins, both known as leaders in their respective field, are teaming up to present a two-day workshop on Environmental Monitoring Programs in Fresno, California on November 12th and 13th.