New Product: InnovaPrep Large Volume Concentrator (LVC)

Posted Feb 17 2014 by with 0 Comments

InnovaPrep has recently developed a new field kit for concentrating bacteria and viruses from large liquid volumes up to 10 liters very rapidly. This kit works much like InnovaPrep’s automated concentration instruments which use membrane filtration and a patented wet foam elution technology to rapidly concentrate micro organisms including viruses and bacteria into a very small final volume of clean buffer fluid for rapid detection. It can be used with existing head pressure or a basic pump – no other device is needed. .  The final concentrate results to a volume of about 50 mL.  In preliminary testing it processed samples at about 1 liter per minute. Read more

InnovaPrep awarded two additional patents

Posted Nov 19 2013 by with 1 Comment

InnovaPrep is pleased to announce the award of two new patents applying specifically to processes and consumable components of InnovaPrep’s Concentrating Pipette and ACD-200 Bobcat Air Sampler. The company holds a family of 15 awarded and pending patents surrounding InnovaPrep’s underlying technology termed “Wet Foam Elution” awarded in 2012. The process is utilized in many of the Company’s currently available and pipeline products and greatly improves the way biological samples, especially those containing pathogenic organisms, are collected and prepared for analysis.

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The New SpinCon II Advanced Air Sampler Now in Production

Posted Oct 11 2013 by with 1 Comment

The New SpinCon II Advanced Air Sampler is now in production with expected availability in early 2014. The SpinCon II is designed to capture the widest range of bio aerosols, particulate matter, and soluble vapors. The patented cyclonic function of the SpinCon II allows it to collect particles down to 0.2 microns (submicron) and even trace vapors from explosives. Continue…