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NEW YORK – A molecular diagnostic test kit from SpeeDx to detect the sexually transmitted infection Mycoplasma genitalium as well as genetic mutations conferring resistance to macrolides, a commonly-prescribed class of antibiotics, has been cleared by Health Canada.

The qPCR kit, called ResistancePlus MG, is the first test commercially available in Canada that can be used for both pathogen identification and therapy guidance, according to the Sydney, Australia-based firm.

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Aug
18

As worldwide COVID-19 cases continue to rise, there is a significant need to increase testing and population surveillance capacity.

Aug
19
Sponsored by
UgenTec

This webinar will present a case study from in vitro diagnostics developer SpeeDx on its experience building a complete sample-to-result workflow — encompassing instrumentation and data analysis software — for its qPCR-based ResistancePlus MG Mycoplasma genitalium assay.