Focus and 3M are also developing a version of the influenza A/B/RSV test, as well as a test for herpes simplex virus, that would be suitable for use in moderate-complexity laboratories under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments act.
Gen-Probe's Prodesse ProFast+ flu assay; Diatherix's STD and herpes diagnostic panels; Mira Dx's PreOvar test for ovarian cancer risk; Seegene's MagicPlex Sepsis and Anyplex MDR-TB assays.
The firm said that its test is the first cleared by FDA for molecular detection of HSV.
EraGen Biosciences gets 510(k) clearance for PCR-based HSV IVD; Molecular Detection and Launch Diagnostics launch Detect-Ready MRSA assay.
Quidel said that Diagnostic Hybrids' fluorescent in vitro diagnostic assays would complement Quidel's point-of-care diagnostics for infectious disease and reproductive health.
New research shows that scientists need to do a better job of including a wider diversity of African genomes in their analyses, STAT says.
A new paper in Science shows that men are still winning a large majority of the most sought-after NIH grants.
Nature Research and the Estée Lauder Companies are awarding efforts to encourage girls to pursue careers in the STEM fields.
In Science this week: beneficial genetic variants inherited from archaic Neanderthal and Denisovan hominins, and more.