Cardiovascular Disease

News on molecular diagnostics, pharmacogenomics tests for coronary artery disease, congenital heart defects, and more.

The test is the first offered for the Sgx Clarity system, a fully automated in vitro diagnostic platform leveraging single-molecule counting technology.

The panel is the Danish firm's first commercial product. While the CE mark is for IVD use, the company plans to get CE marking for self-testing later this year. 

The test, which went off the market when its original seller closed shop, uses an ultracentrifuge and spectrophotometer to measure cholesterol and triglycerides. 

Roche's Bluetooth-enabled meter gives patients the option to bypass frequent trips to the clinic in favor of doing anticoagulation testing at home.   

Interleukin said the reduction in revenues resulted from lower contract research revenue and fewer kits returned for processing related to a promotional product bundle program.