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Baxter will distribute BioMérieux's Nephroclear CCL14 diagnostic in Europe and the US following regulatory approval and launch in those markets.
Healthcare providers need multiplexed tests that can differentiate the flu from the coronavirus so they can treat patients quickly and appropriately.
For the second quarter, sales for its clinical applications jumped nearly 14 percent, while industrial applications fell 7 percent year over year.
According to the registry's first dataset, more than 65 million tests have been manufactured and shipped across the US.
The panel tests for 23 pathogens covering 19 viruses, including SARS-CoV-2, and four bacteria that are responsible for the most frequent respiratory infections.
The firm expects organic revenue growth of approximately 11 percent at constant exchange rates compared to the second quarter last year.
High-throughput sample prep is becoming critical to COVID-19 testing scale-up, but some labs are experiencing shortages at this stage in the testing workflow.
Hologic received clearance for a change to a probe reagent in the Aptima Combo 2 assay to detect variants of Chlamydia trachomatis that have emerged recently.
Some parts of Europe turned to serology testing early to try to get a handle on the pandemic but had to quickly pull back after those tests performed abysmally.
A handful of recently published trials suggest that use of the pneumonia panel could lead to more targeted therapy delivered more quickly than standard methods.