Automating Media Preparation for Food Pathogens Testing

Demeter™ Featured in Food Quality & Safety Magazine

Testing for pathogens in a food testing lab is a multi-step process, and preparing the enrichment media constitutes much of the activity. Traditional preparation methods are highly manual and time-consuming, and fraught with problems in the testing process.

Heateflex Corporation has developed an automated media preparation system, the Demeter™, that can dramatically increase productivity in the media preparation step while increasing test accuracy. One lab manager’s experience in using the Demeter in day-to-day testing operations is described in an article published in the April/May 2018 edition of Food Quality & Safety magazine.

Read the entire article at the following link: http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/wiley/foodquality_20180405/index.php#/38