Rapid Micro Biosystems, a leading provider of automated, non-destructive, rapid microbial detection, today announced a sales and marketing agreement with Life Technologies Corporation. For quality control microbiology customers, the agreement combines best in class automated microbial detection and enumeration with gold-standard microbial identification.
The agreement leverages the strengths of both companies, benefiting customers who struggle daily with time consuming, manual processes, and product safety testing where accuracy and time to results are critical. The goal of the agreement is to maximize industry adoption of the complementary technologies. The Growth DirectTM System from Rapid Micro Biosystems enables rapid microbial detection, and the MicroSEQ® Rapid Microbial Identification System from Life Technologies facilitates accurate bacterial and fungal identification.