Routine Testing

Our range of tests includes:

Microbiology analysis including rapID DNA tests

A wide range of standard microbial tests are enhanced by unique SYNLAB rapID tests for Listeria, Salmonella, E. coli 0157 and STEC. When speed and reliability are vital, SYNLAB DNA rapID tests provide the solution.

Speciation and Authentication using DNA and NGS

NGS (Next Generation Sequencing) – all species in a sample

Qualitative Speciation  – DNA-based tests provide reliable analysis of raw, cooked and processed products for an increasing range of species by qualitative PCR to 0.1 % LOD.

Bespoke Species ID (pure samples only) by Sequencing

Bespoke Species ID (primer design)

Food nutrition and chemistry

Nutritional analysis for food labelling verification or new product development.
Group 1 Analysis provides information on carbohydrate, fat, protein and energy.
Group 2 Analysis provides full nutritional information

Through a strong network of European SYNLAB food testing laboratories we provide a comprehensive service for additional  chemistry testing including heavy metals, vitamins, mycotoxins and pesticides.

Allergen analysis

A comprehensive range of accredited  ELISA and PCR tests are available at the shortest standard lead time combined with unparalleled in-house technical expertise to verify results and assist customers with on-going changes to legislation and labelling demands.