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IntelligentMDx said today that it has received US Food and Drug Administration clearance for its IMDx C.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – IntelligentMDx today said that the US Food and Drug Administration has cleared its C. difficile assay for the Abbott m2000 system.

IntelligentMDx said this week that the US Food and Drug Administration has cleared the company's automated molecular diagnostic test for influenza A, influenza B, and respiratory syncytial virus for use on the Abbott m2000 platform.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Molecular diagnostic firm IntelligentMDx today announced its flu and respiratory virus test has been cleared by the US Food and Drug Administration for marketing in the US.

BioFire Diagnostics said this week that it has commenced clinical and analytical studies to evaluate its FilmArray Gastrointestinal Panel with plans to seek both CE IVD marking and US Food and Drug Administration clearance.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – IntelligentMDx today announced it has received clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration for its molecular diagnostic test for vancomycin-resistant enterococci.

IntelligentMDx said this week that it has entered into a multi-year development and licensing agreement with Qiagen to design, develop, and manufacture several undisclosed assays for use on Qiagen's QiaSymphony RGQ automated molecular testing platform.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – IntelligentMDx said today that it has entered into a development and licensing agreement to design, develop, and manufacture CE-marked and US Food and Drug Administration-cleared diagnostic tests for use on Qiagen's QIAsymphony RGQ platform.

IntelligentMDx said this week that Maurice Exner has joined the company as vice president of research and development.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – IntelligentMDx has received the CE Mark for its herpes simplex virus molecular test.

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