EU Accelerates CE-IVD Marking to the Accelerate Phenotest™ BC kit

EU CE-IVD marking for the PhenoTest™ BC kit

The EU has recently accelerated the Accelerate Phenotest™ BC kit with the CE-IVD marking, this now means a faster diagnosis of bloodstream infections across Europe. The Accelerate Phenotest™ BC kit gives antibiotic susceptibility test (AST) results from positive blood samples in 7 hours. Using the Accelerate Pheno™ system and PhenoTest™ BC kit, laboratories can substantially […]


ECCMID 2019, FecalSwab | Medical Supply Company

MSC and Copan were delighted to sponsor Nuala Kealy from Tallaght University Hospital Microbiology Department at ECCMID 2019 in Amsterdam. Nuala presented the TUH work on ‘How FecalSwab can improve sample workflow and molecular testing in a large multidrug-resistance OXA-48 outbreak management’ at the Copan Customer Symposium ‘The Synthesis- Copan’s role in Microbiology’ Copan has […]

Free Webinar – Famous Cancers

Cell Marque Millipore Sigma Free Webinar advanced staining IHC Laboratory | Medical Supply Company

Topic: Famous Cancers Date: Tuesday 27th August 2019 Time: 4:00pm Duration: 60 Minutes Presenter: Nicole Lewis, Account Manager About this webinar It’s no secret that we live in a celebrity centric culture hungry for the latest news about our favourite famous faces. This lecture will employ the fascinating world of celebrities to introduce the immunohistochemical […]

Diapath Donatello Series 2 Automatic Tissue Processor is Silver Winner of A’ Design Award and Competition 2019

Diapath Donatello Series 2 Wins design award | Medical Supply Company

Diapath Donatello Series 2 Automatic Tissue Processor is Silver Winner of A’ Design Award and Competition in Scientific Instruments, Medical Devices and Research Equipment Design Category, 2018 – 2019. Donatello Series 2 is the latest generation automated tissue processor for histological specimens. Designed to enhance lab routine and guarantee reliability, safety and best quality results […]

Diapath New Special Staining Line

Diapath new special staining line | Medical Supply Company

Our partners in Diapath have recently launched their new Special Staining Line! They have options available for: Manual staining (100 tests) AUTO Staining suitable for Tiziano Ultra-Compact Automatic Special Stainer Microwave staining Staining Kit (1 litre format) To find the full list of available stains please download the brochure below: To get in touch with […]

World Food Safety Day

World Food Safety Day food microbiology | Medical Supply Company

The inaugural World Food Safety Day, which is June 7th 2019, is supported by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). The MSC product offering helps support microbiology laboratories in the food industry in Ireland to maintain the country’s reputation as one of the most secure food production chains […]

High Resolution HbA1c Separation using the Sebia CAPILLARYS 3 TERA

HbA1c Separation using the Sebia CAPILLARYS 3 TERA | Medical Supply Company

HbA1c is widely used for the management and diagnosis of diabetes mellitus (DM). Correlation between HbA1c with clinical outcomes emphasises the necessity for accurate and precise measurement. Galway University Hospital (GUH) has experienced an exponential rise in HbA1c requesting since the WHO endorsed its use for diagnosis of DM in 2011. The number of requests […]

Moisture analysers – what are they and what are they for?

Laboratory Kit out, Reagents, Equipment, IT solutions, Pharma, Clinical Diagnostics, Life Science, Healthcare, Fridges, sciences, consumables, ELISA Moisture Analyser, moisture analyzers | Medical Supply Company

What are moisture analysers? Moisture analysers are sometimes called “moisture balances”. They are instruments that determine the moisture content of various types of samples. They combine the a standard balance with a heating element. The drying procedures are highly customisable, to allow many different sample types to be analysed using the same moisture analyser. A […]

2019 All Island Diagnostic Conference on Disease prevention, Infection Control and AMR

2019 All Island Diagnostic Conference on Disease prevention, Infection Control and AMR, point of care, antibiotic prescribing | Medical Supply Company

When : 06th June 2019 Where : Belfast The All Island Diagnositc conference builds on the annual UK Diagnostic Summit discussing how diagnostics are tackling Sepsis, Cancer, Diabetes, UTI’s and HAI’s. The conference will explore how health professionals, academics and industry are driving diagnostics usage within laboratories, pharmacies and community practice. This event is aimed […]