NEW YORK (360Dx) – The US Food and Drug Administration said today that Laboratory Corporation of America reported false-positive results using the first commercially available Zika serological IgM test, which is manufactured by InBios International.

As a result, the FDA issued recommendations to physicians using the test not to depend solely on it to diagnose patients.

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Jan
30
Sponsored by
Loop Genomics

This webinar will provide a comparison of several next-generation sequencing (NGS) approaches — including short-read 16S, whole-genome sequencing (WGS), and synthetic long-read sequencing technology — for use in microbiome research studies.

Feb
26
Sponsored by
Advanced Cell Diagnostics

This webinar will demonstrate how a research team at the Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health at McMaster University developed a cellular and molecular phenotyping pipeline using archived samples of lung tissue derived from patients diagnosed with fibrotic interstitial lung disease.