Autoimmune Disease

News on research and diagnostics in autoimmune disorders including rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, multiple sclerosis, and more.

The firm said that with its mimetope peptide assays, which measure the concentration of blood in a sample, patients would receive the right dose of the right drug.

The new deal expands an earlier agreement and allows Immunodiagnostic to sell assays developed by Technogenetics under the IDS brand.

In studies of 140 multiple sclerosis patients and controls, the researchers identified two blood-based metabolites as potential markers of the disease.

Qualified patients will have immediate access to IQuity's MS test, with expected access later to an IBD-IBS test, and a fibromyalgia test.

Theradiag's Lisa Tracker monitoring kits will be referenced in supply contracts for Merck's immunosuppressant drug.