Manual Microbial Identification

API® makes microbial identification simple and reliable. Combining a standardized method with an extensive and robust digital microbial ID knowledge base, API® can easily be implemented into any microbiology laboratory. 


Main Benefits 

  • Operational efficiency thanks to ready-to-use strips 
  • Robust database easily accessible through APIWEB™  software 
  • No analytical instrumentation required 
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All API® strips are ISO 7218 compliant, safe to use, and easy to interpret with APIWEB™  software. With over 690 species present in the database, including organisms from pharmaceutical environmental monitoring programs, to pathogens in food and beverage applications, API® makes microbial identification faster, easier, and less resource intensive. 



  • • Campylobacter spp  
  • • Listeria spp  
  • • Staphylococcus spp  
  • • Micrococcus spp  
  • • Lactic bacteria, and many more 

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