Isolation, speciation and advanced characterization of microorganisms using innovative DNA technology.
Traditional biochemical tests for food and beverage products are now being supplanted by molecular biology solutions that offer greater accuracy and faster turnaround times.
Push further when exploring microorganisms in food and drink
We offer a comprehensive range of customizable solutions for investigating microorganisms in food and drink products. Our expertise in developing molecular applications lets you go further in exploring microorganism speciation and characterization.
With extensive experience of several sequencing platforms – Sanger, Next Generation Illumina and Ion Torrent – we provide the most adapted panel of applications to investigate relatedness between isolates and genetic traits, such as virulence, antimicrobial resistance or a bespoke range of genetic markers.
- Microorganism identification (genus, species)
- Multi locus sequencing typing
- Whole genome sequencing
- Metagenomics – microbiome
Why choose investigative microbiology solutions from SGS?
We are recognized as the benchmark for quality and integrity in the global food and beverage supply industry. Wherever you operate in the world, our network of experts and state-of-the-art testing facilities is ready to support you with solutions that reduce risk and optimize commercial outcomes.