08 Oct 2018

Microbiologics are a leading provider of ready-to-use QC microorganisms for quality control testing in the clinical, pharmaceutical, food, water and educational industries.

Microbiologics was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in St. Cloud, Minnesota. Originally named Environmental Protection Laboratories, they initially focused on providing laboratory testing services for detecting microbial contamination of water sources, the environment and food products.

In 2008, Microbiologics acquired Gibson Laboratories, Inc. of Lexington, Kentucky. Gibson provides a full array of microbiology supplies including stains & reagents, rapid test kits, QC controls, lyophilized bacterial and fungal cultures, fungal serology, and custom manufactured products.