The funding comes from a syndicate which includes all Series C investors and one new investor, Chinese assay developer Wondfo Biotech.
The test runs on the firm's high throughput platforms and has claims for extragenital samples in addition to traditional samples.
Solid MDx revenue growth was driven primarily by sales of Aptima women's health products on the Panther and Tigris platforms.
The test detects chlamydia, gonorrhea, and trichomonas from a single patient sample.
Diagnostic systems strength was driven by strong growth in molecular and installations in Western Europe .
Revenues from the company’s molecular diagnostics business grew 6 percent, driven by continued strength in sales of women's health products.
Genome sequences from Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from the UK provided insights into transmission and resistance patterns.
Under the agreement, Goffin will distribute SpeeDx's PlexPCR and ResistancePlus multiplex real-time PCR product lines in Benelux.
The firm increased its MDx revenues 7 percent from a year ago and beat the consensus Wall Street estimates on the top and bottom lines.
The revenue increase was driven by growth in Meridian's Diagnostics segment and particularly sales of its Illumigene product line.
In PNAS this week: variation patterns in wheat lines, regulatory variation in Capsella grandiflora, and more.
A Rockefeller University researcher is using edited ants to explore complex biological systems, the New York Times writes.
There's a heritable aspect to how much time people spend online, the Los Angeles Times reports.
Stat News reports that Joseph Gulfo is another contender for FDA commissioner.