News on research and diagnostic development for pathogenic diseases.
Singapore-MIT Research Alliance Developing Sample Prep, Dx Method for Low-Abundance Microorganisms
Researchers from the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology has adapted a novel electrostatic microfilter to enhance detection of low concentrations of pathogens.
The firm received FDA 510(k) clearance late last year for its 10-minute blood-based test that stratifies patients by their risk of developing sepsis.
Multiplex Meningitis/Encephalitis Panel Market Expanding Despite Lack of Stewardship Guidelines
The use of highly multiplexed PCR panels to detect pathogens causing brain infections is poised to increase with new competition in the market.
The agency is cross-training employees to add surge capacity in response to shifting demand and is helping develop a pending national testing plan.
DiaSorin, MeMed Ink Italian Distribution Deal for Test to Differentiate Bacterial, Viral Infection
The partnership enables DiaSorin to distribute the MeMed BV test on the Liaison XL and XS as well as on the MeMed Key point-of-need system.