Listeria monocytogenes by ELFA*
Listeria monocytogenes by PCR*

Method References

ISO 11290 Microbiology of food and animal feeding stuffs - Horizontal method for the detection and enumeration of Listeria monocytogenes

Sample Size

Additional sizes available upon request

Estimated Turn Around Time

48 hours

Reporting Unit

Presumptive or Negative
/g, /mL, /sampled area

Method Description

Samples are enriched, incubated and then ran on the requested platform.

Additional Information

Listeria monocytogenes is a species of pathogenic bacteria that can be found in moist environments, soil, water, decaying vegetation and animals, and can survive and even grow under refrigeration and other food preservation measures. When people eat food contaminated with L. monocytogenes, they may develop a disease called listeriosis.
These procedures are able to detect if Listeria monocytogenes is present in a sample.

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