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The test can be used in conjunction with other FDA-cleared Lyme enzyme immunoassays developed by GSD as part of a CDC-recommended modified two-tiered testing algorithm.
Quidel also announced it has been named the official diagnostics partner of the San Diego Padres Major League Baseball team.
The coalition includes partners from all over the world, including universities, research centers, and health systems in South Asia, Africa, South America, and the US.
The company said the test can be used to evaluate effective antibody levels after SARS-CoV-2 infection or vaccination, as well as to assess adaptive immunity.
The test runs on the firm's Curian rapid fluorescent immunoassay and detects four species of a common foodborne pathogen.
The firm's assay leverages reverse transcriptase quantitative PCR to amplify two separate regions of the HIV-1 genome to monitor HIV-infected patients.
The test leverages ELISA technology and uses non-pathogenic viral proteins, enabling its use in common lab settings either manually or automatically.
The firm is using Mesa Biotech's Accula system for the testing, beginning Thursday, the start of the 2021 MLB season.
The firm said the new contract will provide funding to support the production of up to 6.7 million COVID-19 antigen and antibody tests per month for the US market.
The latest US Food and Drug Administration Emergency Use Authorizations allow the tests to be used for serial testing in asymptomatic individuals.
FIND aims to make easy-to-use self-tests available in low- to middle-income countries and has set aside an initial budget of $15 million for the initiative.
The panel, which includes three immunoassays, identifies the infection stage of the Epstein-Barr virus from a blood sample.
The program, which will provide supplies of rapid, at-home antigen tests, aims to determine if frequent self-testing can reduce community transmission of the virus.
The 30-minute test can be used on samples from males and females in settings operating under a CLIA certificate of waiver.
Eurofins said its new multiplex PCR kit could be impactful for countries looking to gain control of disease clusters triggered by SARS-CoV-2 variants.
Osang previously granted nonexclusive US distribution rights to the PCR-based test to SG Blocks and has a manufacturing arrangement for the test with Nexus Dx.
The company's antigen test uses fluorescence to objectively determine test results and offers answers at the point of use in 10 minutes.
The firm's fourth quarter revenues included $18.3 million in commercial test revenue, of which $17.6 million was attributable to COVID-19 tests.
The technology, called UAL-Chip, uses microfluidic technology to test for levels of albumin in urine and deliver rapid results to a user's smartphone.
Amazon said that it will use its test for employees and other individuals who enter its facilities as part of its COVID-19 preparedness and response program.