Roche Diagnostics, Beckman Coulter, BioMérieux, Mesa Biotech Receive FDA 510(k) Clearances in November
The BioFire Defense subsidiary of BioMérieux obtained clearance for its FilmArray Global Fever Panel External Control Kit, used with the FilmArray Global Fever Panel.
Lumos Diagnostics Closes $15M Series A Funding
The company said the funding will support international expansion of its FebriDx rapid point-of-care test and its US clinical trial.
Inflammatix Raises $32M in Series C Financing
The firm said it will use the funds to advance development of its HostDx immune response gene expression tests for acute infections and sepsis.
The developer of assays to detect drug-resistant strains of HIV has now branched into Lassa detection, and will potentially be seeking instrument partners.
Chembio, Mass General to Develop POC Tests for Fever Symptoms
The partners will combine Chembio's DPP technology and biomarkers developed at Mass General for diagnostic tests for typhoid and febrile illness.