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Automated food pathogen detection system

  • Rapid detection
  • Proven technology
  • Workflow optimization

With VIDAS®, we offer you a high performance solution for your food pathogen detection operations.

Constantly evolving with you

For the past 20 years, bioMérieux has been committed to the continuous development of pathogen detection tests to fulfill the needs of food industries while ensuring food safety. For the first time VIDAS® UP proposes extremely fast and simplified protocols, combined with the reliability that VIDAS® is known for. These protocols were created using the cutting-edge recombinant phage protein technology

Internationally recognized system

Fully automated, robust and reliable, the VIDAS® solution includes many tests that enable the detection of the mainpathogens in food products.

  • Used by more than 3500 laboratories
  • More than 40 international validations  (ISO 16140, AOAC RI, AOAC OMA…)

Technical specifications

Highly performing technology

With a computer, printer and most importantly an analytical module that can automatically perform up to 30 tests per hour simultaneously, the VIDAS® system processes all stages of analysis, using the Enzyme Linked Fluorescent Assay (ELFA) technology.

Automated from sample insertion to results, with ready-to-use kits and reduced

Flexible solution

Our range includes a standard VIDAS® instrument and a smaller mini VIDAS®apparatus.

This compact version of the VIDAS® system includes built-in computer, keyboard and printer. With two independent sections each accepting 6 tests, it can process up to 12 samples simultaneously.

Weight 143 lbs (65 kg)
Dimensions (H x W x D) 17.7 x 34.6 x 21.7 inches
(45 x 88 x 55 cm)
Voltage 100-240VAC
Electrical consumption 3-1.2A
Frequency 50/60Hz
Power 280 VA maximum
Heat emission approximately 921 BTU/hr

Announcement: VIDAS® is validated by Vietnam Standard (TCVN) 

bioMérieux VIDAS® is officially validated by Vietnam Standard (TCVN) as one of the best alternative solutions for the detection of foodborne bacterial pathogens. Julien Pastor from DKSH Technology and Atiwat Thiengmongkol from bioMérieux talk about how to leverage VIDAS®, a rapid, reliable and economical method in pathogen detection. Watch now:

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BioMérieuxA global leader in in vitro diagnostics for more than 50 years, bioMérieux has always been driven by a pioneering spirit and unrelenting commitment to improve public health worldwide. Today, in more than 150 countries through 42 subsidiaries and a large network of distributors, bioMérieux provides diagnostic solutions that improve patient health and ensure consumer safety.
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