The first available test on the PCR-based Accula platform will be for the diagnosis of influenza A and B virus infection.
Asuragen test kits to detect major and minor BCR-ABL fusions can now run on the Roche Diagnostics Cobas z 480 Analyzer.
The firm's blood-based Epi proLung lung cancer test looks for a combination of DNA methylation biomarkers.
The China Food and Drug Administration had also previously accredited both the NIFTY test and the BGISEQ sequencing platform.
The company said that it is working on cfDNA claim extensions for various PCR and NGS assays in its portfolio, which would be compatible with the new extraction system.
The robotic microbial DNA isolation and direct PCR test is designed for routine bacterial and fungal pathogen diagnosis.
The test is designed to detect and differentiate herpes simplex virus types 1 and 2, Treponema pallidum, and varicella-zoster virus.
Following the CE-IVD marking, Bruker launched the two products, the multiplex real-time PCR-based Fungiplex Candida assay and the Micronaut-AM test plate.
The test leverages loop mediated isothermal amplification technology and enables the rapid detection of Neisseria meningitidis directly from cerebrospinal fluid samples.
The thermocycler is a point-of-care diagnostic system that enables real-time molecular testing in hospitals, clinics, physician offices, and the field.
The former commissioner of the FDA has returned to the venture capital firm New Enterprise Associates as a special partner on the healthcare investment team.
Astronauts have edited yeast genes on the International Space Station in an experiment designed to show how cells repair themselves in space.
Emory University has found that two of its researchers failed to divulge they had received funds from China, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
In Science this week: influence of the nuclear genome on human mitochondrial DNA, and more.