Hayward, CA - Biolog, Inc. is pleased to announce a new release
of its popular MicroLog™ Microbial Identification/Characterization
System. Biolog has updated all four MicroLog Systems, including
the two visually interpreted Systems the MicroLog 1 and MicroLog
2, as well as the automated MicroStation™ and
MicroLog 3E (for microbial community analysis). The updated
systems feature expanded software capability and larger organism
The MicroLog Release 4.01C System retains all of the customizable
features of previous versions of the System. However, the
new MicroLog Release contains some notable improvements including
worksheets for higher throughput, simpler identification pattern
comparison to the MicroLog databases, progressive identification
capability, and improved download capability of data files.
The popular MicroLog System feature, which allows the user
to expand and create custom organism database files has been
simplified and improved.
In Release 4.01C, Biolog has continued to update the MicroLog
databases. These updates are intended to keep our customers
current with the latest changes in organism taxonomy and nomenclature.
Biolog has offered four database updates in 1999, more than
any other microbial identification system. Additional features
include a simplified and improved set-up, new anaerobic identification
capability, and improved and expanded gram-negative and gram-positive
identifications. These improvements bring the number of organisms
offered within the databases to over 1,400 species/taxa of
aerobic and anaerobic bacteria and yeasts.
MicroLog Release 4.01C is the latest in a series of innovations
for the microbiology laboratory from Biolog, Inc. For more
information on the MicroLog System Release 4.01C or other
Biolog products, contact Biolog, Inc. at (510) 785-2564 or
visit the Biolog website at www.biolog.com.