Alicyclobacillus – Identification
Fast and specific detection of Alicyclobacillus spp. and Alicyclobacillus acidoterrestris
Item Number: 01220001
Lab analysis: detection of beverage spoilage bacteria
With the specific VIT® gene probes all bacteria of the genus Alicyclobacillus and especially Alicyclobacillus acidoterrestris are detected unequivocally. Both parameters will be reported. Even the spores of the bacteria can be reliably identified. The detection is carried out in fruit juices, fruit concentrates, soft drinks and other beverages.
Results will be provided within 3–4 days after sample receipt, in case of readily enriched samples or grown colonies by the next working day.
Qualitative oder quantitative detection?
Which method is applied?
The reliable VIT® gene probe technology.
Which requirements are important?
Product or raw material samples of juices and soft drinks, minimum 100 ml
Product or raw material samples of juice concentrates, minimum 25 ml
Pre-enriched bouillons (10 ml) or agar plates with grown colonies: This allows an increase in time-to-result.
unequivocal detection of the genus Alicyclobacillus and specific A. Acidoterrestris
determination of both parameters
reliable detection of mixtures of different Alicyclobacilli
only detection of living Alicyclobacilli
incomparably fast operational time