January 19, 2010
bioMérieux Launches a Simple and Rapid VIDAS® L. monocytogenes Testing Solution to Improve Food Safety
VIDAS® LMX, a New VIDAS Next Day test for food and environmental testing.
bioMérieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, is enhancing its VIDAS® line for food pathogen testing with the launch of one of the most rapid, automated, easy-to-use solutions for the screening of L. monocytogenes in food and environmental samples. This new test provides a simple sample preparation, with minimal manipulations, resulting in an optimized laboratory workflow. VIDAS® Listeria monocytogenes Xpress (VIDAS LMX), delivers results in as little as 28 hours, where traditional methods can take up to 3 days.