Tag Archives: COVID-19

National Virus Reference Laboratory (NVRL) moves Covid-19 testing onto WinPath Enterprise

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Ireland’s leading medical virology laboratory works with Medical Supply Company (MSC), CliniSys, and the Health Service Executive (HSE) to deploy the modern laboratory information system at Backweston Laboratory Campus The move will future-proof capacity at the dedicated SARS-CoV-2 RNA testing facility and is already improving turnaround times. Ireland’s National Virus Reference Laboratory has moved its […]

The rise of AMR due to the COVID-19 pandemic and its consequences for treating BSIs.

Rise of AMR due to COVID-19 | Medical Supply Company

The emergence of covid-19 has created a public health crisis of historic proportions. Most of our plans and priorities have been altered as a result, no more so than those of the front line workers that are working tirelessly to fight the virus. Worryingly, there is a hidden epidemic unfolding within the pandemic – antimicrobial […]

BACK TO SCHOOL? Safeguard your kids hands!

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EcoHydra® Alcohol Free Antibacterial Instant Hand Sanitiser. Ecohydra is a cost effective, alcohol free, kind to hands sanitiser, that is ideal for use not just in schools, universities, creches but also at home. Up to 40 times faster at neutralising bugs than alcohol sanitiser, Ecohydra can remain active for up to 4 hours protecting your […]

Webinar – The Italian experience in the management of COVID-19 Pandemic

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Our partner Copan who is the world-leading manufacturer of collection and transport systems have organised an event discussing – The Italian experience in the management of COVID-19 Pandemic with key speaker Prof. Vittorio Sambri from the University of Bologna. Prof. Vittorio Sambri is an associate Professor and Head of the Unit of Microbiology in the […]

Immunology Reagents for COVID-19 Research

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Like any new infection, characterisation of the immune response to the SARS-CoV-2 virus is critical to understand the clinical course of the infection and to monitor the response of patients to new therapeutics for this new illness. A better understanding of the immunology of COVID-19 could also help with development and validation of new diagnostics, […]

SARS-CoV 2 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Research Products

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SARS-CoV-2 is a coronavirus identified at the end of 2019 and is the cause of the respiratory illness known as Covid-19. the SARS-CoV-2 virus is a positive-sense single stranded RNA virus with a 30,000 base genome. The virus has four structural proteins, S (spike), E (envelope), M (membrane) and N (nucleocapsid). The N protein holds […]