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Protos 3 Automated Colony Counter and Chromogenic ID System

Protos 3 Automated Colony Counter and Chromogenic ID System | Medical Supply Company

Increased throughput, reproducibility and traceability for food, environmental & research labs Counting bacterial colonies is still a routine part of microbiology testing in many laboratories. However, counting colonies manually has several drawbacks, especially for regulated industries. Firstly, counting manually can be a time-consuming process and there is a risk of human error and the lack […]

Manual vs Automated Colony Counting

Manual vs Automated Colony Counting | Medical Supply Company

Accurately counting the number of colony-forming units (CFU) on an agar plate forms the basis of quality control microbiology testing for pharmaceutical, cosmetic, food and environmental industries. Traditionally, colony counts were performed manually but this method is time-consuming, and can lead to issues with results, such as technician to technician variability and human error, not […]

ProtoCOL 3 Automated Colony Counter – Fast, Accurate, Reproducible

ProtoCOL 3 Automated Colony Counter | Medical Supply Company

As all microbiologists know, counting bacterial colonies manually can be a monotonous and eye-straining task. To overcome this, many labs are looking towards automation to cut down on the time spent manually counting and free up the technician’s time for other tasks. ProtoCOL 3 is a next-generation automatic colony counter for regulated labs that require […]

New Supplier – Synbiosis Colony Counters and Zone Measurement Systems

New Supplier Announcement SYNBIOSIS, Colony Counting, Automated Colony, microbial identification, zone measurement | Medical Supply Company

MSC are delighted to announce their new partnership with Synbiosis, a long-established, world-leading supplier of systems for automated colony counting, zone measurement and microbial identification. With over 30 years’ experience, Synbiosis products are used globally by thousands of microbiologists in clinical, veterinary, pharmaceutical, water, food and beverage laboratories, as well as major government and academic research […]