• Optimistic Diagnosis of Salmonella Typhi with Blood Culture

    An estimated 26 million cases of typhoid fever and 5 million cases of paratyphoid fever occur worldwide each year, causing 215,000 deaths. Incidence also varies by season with yearly peaks coinciding with the monsoon. Investigations into this and other outbreaks have found that they are point-source epidemics caused by Salmonella typhi and Paratyphi A, ...

    TM Media Biological indicators India
    FDA and ISO regulated biological indicators are used to monitor Sterilizers established in health care facilities, thus preventing infection and cross-contamination. With the increased usage and growing population, the necessity for Sterilization has grown manifold. Effective infection control is the essential requirement to prevent cross contamination at all levels. There...
  • Everything About Not-so-but-extensively popular Antibiotic Discs
    TM Media antibiotic Sensitivity discs India

    In recent years, there has been a serious outbreaks of infection and increase in morbidity and mortality rate due to rise in drug-resistant bacteria. Although defining the precise public health risk and estimating the increase in costs emergent antibiotic resistance is a serious global problem.

  • The mandatory testing of Drinking Water made easy with TM Media
    TM Media water testing

    According to a recent news, FDA (Food & Drug Administration) have shut down six packaged water plants that were operating without required licenses. The water testing report for microbial counts is one of the mandatory reports. The Food & Beverage companies must submit this report to procure license from FSSAI (Food Safety and Standards...