IAFP 2015 Annual Meeting 

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The International Association for Food Protection Annual Meeting in Portland Oregon is shaping up to be an exciting event. Roka Bioscience will be on exhibit floor at Booth #335 at the event and presenting 4 scientific posters during the poster session on Sunday July 26th. 

Roka Bioscience is dedicated to developing rapid, highly accurate molecular assays and instrument systems for the Food Safety Industry. Interested in learning more, stop by our booth. In addition click the links below to see short video's about the 4 poster presentations at the annual meeting. You can request a pdf version of the posters through the links as well.


The posters will be presented live 10–11:30 am and again at 5-6:00pm Sunday July 26th. 

View a short video with the primary authors and learn more by clicking on the blue highlighted links below. We hope to see you there. 

 

 Poster Sessions Sunday July 26th

 Development of a Limits-Based Pathogen Test Application for Detecting Specified Concentrations of Salmonella enterica in Ground Poultry  
Presented By: W. Evan Chaney, Ph.D., Roka Bioscience, Inc. 
 

 
Validation of 12 Additional Food Matrices with the Atlas® Salmonella SG2 Detection Assay 
Presented by: Anja Bubeck-Barrett, Ph.D., Roka Bioscience, Inc. 
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Validation of the Atlas EG2 Combo STEC Detection Assay for Big Six non-O157 Shiga Toxin Producing Escherichia coli (STEC) in Ground Beef, Beef Trim and Finely Textured Beef   
Presented By: W. Evan Chaney, Ph.D., Roka Bioscience, Inc.  
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Use of an Alternative Non-Proprietary Enrichment Media for the Detection of Escherichia coli O157:H7 with the Atlas® System in 375 g Beef Samples with
High Bacterial Background Flora. 
Presented By: Bettina Groschel, Ph.D., Roka Bioscience, Inc.


Harold Barnum Industry Award

We’re excited to be presenting the Harold Barnum Industry Award Tuesday, July 26th at 6:00pm at the Oregon Convention Center.
The Harold Barnum Industry Award recognizes an active IAFP Member for dedicated and exceptional service to IAFP, the public, and the food industry. The award consists of a plaque and a $1,500 honorarium sponsored by Roka Bioscience, Inc. 
This year’s award recipient is Peter Taormina.

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