NPS, EMEA subsidiary of Japan-based Nissui Pharmaceutical, provides technologies for rapid microbial pathogen detection in both food and pharma.
CompactDry™ – is a ready-to-use microbial plating method which minimises testing time and improves quality control processes. Dehydrated selective chromogenic media are used for species enumeration and identification in food and drinks.
MycoFinder, its rapid mycoplasma detection kit, has been validated in accordance with the European Pharmacopoeia recommendations and is now available throughout Europe. MycoFinder uses real-time fluorescent PCR to ensure sensitive detection (below 10 CFU/mL) of mycoplasma. The kit is simple and quick to implement in laboratories where time is of the essence for batch release of cell culture-derived biologics.