SpeeDx SpeeDx, MolGen Partner for COVID-19 Testing The agreement connects SpeeDx chemistry with MolGen's equipment for a fully integrated, high-throughput sample-to-answer workflow, the firms said. CARB-X Awards SpeeDx up to $3.7 Million for CT/NG Test on QuantumDx Q-POC SpeeDx will develop a rapid, portable test for chlamydia and gonorrhea that can determine the latter's antimicrobial susceptibility, as well. SpeeDx Inks Distribution Deal for Infectious Disease Tests in Turkey The deal covers SpeeDx's ResistancePlus and PlexPCR product lines, which include tests for sexually transmitted infections and antibiotic resistance. SpeeDx Expanding MDx Portfolio With Respiratory Virus Host-Response Test Premium The Sydney, Australia-based firm has licensed a single biomarker which it plans to develop into a test for triaging COVID-19 patients. SpeeDx Partners With Nepean Hospital on Respiratory Viral Illness Test The test is designed to measure the expression of IFI27, a gene strongly correlated with disease progression in influenza and COVID-19. Jun 16, 2020 Roche, SpeeDx Partner to Expand Access to Antibiotic Resistance Tests Feb 11, 2020 SpeeDx Raises Additional $15M Jan 13, 2020 SpeeDx, LabCorp Will Codevelop MDx Tests Nov 7, 2019 SpeeDx, QuantuMDx Collaborate with FIND on POC Molecular Diagnostics for STIs Sep 6, 2019 SpeeDx Mycoplasma Genitalium Resistance Test on Cepheid System Receives CE-IVD Sep 6, 2019 As M. Genitalium, Gonorrhea Molecular Testing Expands, Antibiotic Resistance Assays May Follow Premium Aug 5, 2019 SpeeDx Raises $15M in Equity Investment Jul 15, 2019 SpeeDx Gets Health Canada Approval for Mycoplasma Genitalium ID, Drug Resistance Test Jun 24, 2019 SpeeDx, GSK Sign Test Supply, Development Deal Apr 15, 2019 Cepheid Outlines Assay Improvements, Xpert Cartridge Partnering Program at ECCMID Premium Mar 18, 2019 SpeeDx Signs Distributor Deals in Middle East Jan 23, 2019 SpeeDx Signs Distribution Deals in Finland, Italy Dec 6, 2018 SpeeDx Gets CE-IVD Mark for Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea MDx Nov 8, 2018 SpeeDx Signs Distributions Deals Across Europe Jun 26, 2018 SpeeDx Pursues Clinical Trials Ahead of Anticipated FDA Clearance for M. Genitalium Assay Premium Apr 23, 2018 SpeeDx Signs UK, Ireland Distribution Deal Apr 19, 2018 SpeeDx Mycoplasma Genitalium Kit Listed With FDA Dec 4, 2017 SpeeDx Establishes US Subsidiary Oct 25, 2017 SpeeDx Multiplexed VZV, Herpes, Syphilis Assay Gets CE Mark Sep 19, 2017 SpeeDx, Diagen Sign Distribution Agreement for Scandinavia Load More Breaking News Children With Autism May Have Underdeveloped Gut Microbiomes, Metagenomic Analysis Finds Kiromic BioPharma Acquires InSilico Solutions Bio-Rad Laboratories, 10x Genomics Settle IP Lawsuits, Sign Global Cross-Licensing Agreement Scope Fluidics Obtains CE Mark for PCR-Based SARS-CoV-2 Panel MeMed COVID-19 Prognostic Test Receives CE Mark ERS Genomics Licenses CRISPR IP to Japan SLC The Scan Dropped Charges The US Justice Department has dropped visa fraud charges against five Chinese researchers, according to the Wall Street Journal. More Kids The Associated Press says Moderna is expanding its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine study to included additional children and may include even younger children. PNAS Papers on Rat Clues to Human Migration, Thyroid Cancer, PolyG-DS In PNAS this week: ancient rat genome analysis gives hints to human migrations, WDR77 gene mutations in thyroid cancer, and more. Purnell Choppin Dies Purnell Choppin, a virologist who led the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, has died at 91, according to the Washington Post.