Virtual Tour


Episode 1 – On Demand

A New Paradigm in Positive Blood Culture Processing
Susan Novak-Weekley, PhD, D(ABMM), S(M) ASCP
Vice President of Medical Affairs, Qvella

Episode 2 – On Demand

Reduce time from PBC to actionable results by generating a Liquid Colony™
Herbert Torfs, PhD, V.P. of Business Development EMEA, Qvella and Professor Alexia Verroken, MD, PhD, Clinical Microbiologist, Saint-Luc University Hospital

UC San Diego Medical Center

Analysis of the FAST-Prep™ PBC System for expedited identification and susceptibilities of bloodborne pathogens.

Cliniques Universitaries Saint-Luc

Performances of the FAST-Prep™ PBC System enabling speeded-up positive blood culture ID/AST results using Bruker MALDI-TOF MS< BD Phoenix and disk diffusion.

Universita Degli Studi Firenze

Evaluation of the FAST-Prep™ PBC System: an automated and rapid system for isolating microbial cells from positive blood culture.

Technische Universität Dresden

Evaluation of the FAST-Prep™ PBC System (Qvella) for accelerated species identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing from positive blood culture bottles using the Bruker MALDI and bioMerieux Vitek 2.

The FAST-Prep™ PBC System has not been validated for any downstream diagnostic procedures or applications and will only be indicated for positive blood culture specimens containing bacteria. The user will be responsible for validating the FAST-Prep™ PBC System in combination with diagnostic procedures used in their laboratory and in accordance with applicable regulations.