Carpegen, a German company providing real-time PCR-based testing services to dental practices, this week unveiled a beta version of its benchtop, cartridge-based, sample-to-answer molecular diagnostics platform.
Finnish molecular diagnostics firm Abacus Diagnostica, fresh off winning a pair of key US patents covering its DNA testing technologies, plans to seek regulatory approval in the US next year for tests to detect Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin-resistant S.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Becton Dickinson segment BD Diagnostics said today its BD Max MRSA molecular test has received a Moderate Complexity rating under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A Leerink Swann survey of diagnostic laboratories in Europe found that molecular-based testing continues to find traction with continued penetration strongest in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus testing and human papillomavirus testing.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Elitech Molecular Diagnostics said today that the US Food and Drug Administration has cleared its multiplex, qualitative real-time PCR assay for the detection of Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus DNA.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - Researchers from the UK and Singapore have shown that they could quickly classify methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates involved in an outbreak at a UK hospital using whole-genome sequencing.