Press Releases

This is the section for press releases of newly developed real-time PCR and DNA / RNA extraction kits, automation solutions, certifications and other interesting topics.

rapidmicrobiology

January 2016
Detect and Count Yeast and Molds Within 5 Hours
With the new foodproof® Yeast and Mold Quantification LyoKit, BIOTECON Diagnostics can now offer a unique test for the rapid detection and quantification of all kinds of yeast and molds in dairy products…

rapidmicrobiology

June 2015
BIOTECON Diagnostics launches RT PCR system for norovirus
BIOTECON Diagnostics launches RT PCR system for norovirus
With the foodproof® Norovirus detection kit BIOTECON Diagnostics GmbH expands its food safety portfolio with ready-to-use RT-PCR kits for viruses. The BIOTECON RT-PCR kit and all reagents in additional foodproof® Sample preparation kit IV are conform to ISO/TS 15216.

rapidmicrobiology

August 2014
BIOTECON Diagnostics partnership to boost automated PCR-setup
BIOTECON Diagnostics has started a sales cooperation with Dornier-LTF for the foodproof Roboset+ for automated PCR-Setup for pathogen testing in the food market. Dornier-LTF developed the system and BCD has adapted it to its product portfolio of food testing kits for the food and feed sector.

rapidmicrobiology

April 2014
Dr. Florian Waldherr of Biotecon Diagnostics spoke to FQN at Analytica in Munich
Food safety question growing in global importance
The question of food safety is becoming more and more important everywhere in the world, according to Biotecon Diagnostics.

rapidmicrobiology

January 2014
BIOTECON Expands PCR Portfolio for Food Testing
With the foodproof® SL product line BIOTECON Diagnostics GmbH expands its food safety portfolio with more than 25 new kits for special applications. The BIOTECON foodproof® SL Pathogen Kits provide rapid, accurate and sensitive detection of rare parameters, …

Food Quality News

April 2013
Automated combination system speeds up testing
Biotecon Diagnostics has launched the first automated system incorporating detection of genetically modified organisms (GMO), allergens and animal species differentiation, which speeds up testing and is more sensitive than other methods.