Guava Says New CD4 Testing System as Much as 20X Cheaper Than Competition | GenomeWeb

In its first foray into medical diagnostics, Guava Technologies of Hayward, Calif., announced last week that it has commercially launched its EasyCD4 system for CD4 and CD8 T-cell enumeration in “nations outside the US, Europe, and Japan.”

Guava is expecting the system, which is based on its Personal Cell Analysis flow cytometer, to sharply reduce the cost — as much as 20-fold over existing methods — of T-cell enumeration tests in resource-poor countries.

Get the full story with
GenomeWeb Premium

Only $95 for the
first 90 days*

A trial upgrade to GenomeWeb Premium gives you full site access, interest-based email alerts, access to archives, and more. Never miss another important industry story.

Try GenomeWeb Premium now.

Already a GenomeWeb Premium member? Login Now.
Or, See if your institution qualifies for premium access.

*Before your trial expires, we’ll put together a custom quote with your long-term premium options.

Not ready for premium?

Register for Free Content
You can still register for access to our free content.

Familial DNA searches in criminal cases are winning over some critics, the Los Angeles Times reports.

In Nucleic Acids Research this week: ProTraits includes genetic, phenotypic data on bacteria, archaea; Candida albicans assembly 22; and more.

The Wall Street Journal reports that researchers are looking beyond Cas9 for CRISPR editing.

In PNAS this week: miR-515 levels higher in women with preeclampsia, horizontal gene transfer in parasitic plants, and more.