Virtual Tour


Episode 4 – On Demand

Impact of reducing time to results in septic patient management
Dr. David Haake, Chief Medical Officer, Qvella

Episode 3 – On Demand

Saving time in microbiological blood culture diagnostics
Prof. Dr. med. Alexander Dalpke (TU Dresden)

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

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

San Diego

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


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.


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


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™ System is under development. The user is responsible for validating the FAST™ System in combination with diagnostic procedures used in their laboratory and in accordance with applicable regulations.