New NordVal International certificates
NordVal International Certificate 039 "BAX® System Real-Time PCR Assay for Campylobacter jejuni / coli and lari" from Qualicon has been renewed. NordVal International has recalculated the data for the methods according to ISO 16140-2:2016, and concludes that the method for chicken cloacae swabs provides results equivalent to the results from the reference method. See the certificate here
NordVal International Certificate 020 "RAPID’E.coli 2 Agar" from Bio-Rad has been renewed. New studies have been conducted according to ISO 16140-2:2016 and the results reveal that the method provides results equivalent to the results of the reference method for determination of both E.coli and total coliforms in a broad range of foods. See the certificate here
NordVal International Certificate 001 ” TRANSIA® PLATE Salmonella Gold” af BioControl has been renewed.The studies for the extension and the sensitivity study were carried out in 2016 according to the requirements of ISO 16140-2:2016. TRANSIA® PLATE Salmonella Gold is based on a three-step, sandwich-type ELISA (Enzyme Linked ImmunoSorbent Assay) using a microtitre plate with divisible strips coated with antibodies specific for Salmonella and ready-to use reagents. See the certificate here
NordVal certificate No. 046 for DNA Diagnostics method Salmonella Velox has been extended to also cover ready-to-eat og ready-to-reheat products. See the certificate for determination of Salmonella here.