Scope Fluidics Gets CE Mark for Rapid MRSA MDx Panel
The assay runs on the firm's rapid molecular diagnostics instrument, the PCR One, in approximately 15 minutes.
Diagenode already sells more than 30 real-time PCR tests that are CE-marked for the detection of bacteria, parasites, and viruses for multiple infectious diseases.
Host DNA Methylation Signatures May Predict Likelihood of Persistent, Resolving MRSA Infections
A UCLA-led team uncovered differences in DNA methylation patterns between patients with persistent and resolving methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections.
Working with Amazon and Illumina software tools, startup ICBiome has built a platform to help hospitals spot clusters of pathogens early.
MRSA Study Details How Staph Is Transmitted Within Households
A longitudinal household study suggests patients can acquire methicillin-resistant or sensitive Staphylococcus aureus from household members, pets, and surfaces.