Tuesday, 5 January 2016

Embracing Rapid Microbiology


For the majority of the last one hundred years, microbiology laboratory methods have remained relatively unchanged, with tests being based on culture media and the foundations that were laid down by the pioneers of microbiology: Pasteur and Koch. It’s only relatively recently that the fundamental basis of testing has begun to change; as a result, rapid and alternative microbiological methods have emerged.

Tim Sandle has written a short review of this key topic for The Medicine Maker. The reference is:

Sandle, T. (2015) Embracing Rapid Microbiology, The Medicine Maker, Issue 12, pp18-19

The article can be accessed here.

Posted by Tim Sandle