pneumonia Curetis to Assist BioVersys' Antibacterial Drug Trial With Unyvero Platform BioVersys will use the Unyvero HPN in its drug trial to test hospitalized trial candidates for antibiotic-resistant Acinetobacter infections. Sequencing Study Highlights Vaccine-Dodging Streptococcus Pneumoniae Lineage Researchers turned to whole-genome sequences to characterize S. pneumoniae serotypes that became prominent after the introduction of a pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. OpGen Unyvero Pneumonia Panel Helps Curb Inappropriate Antibiotic Use in Prospective Trial Premium The company expects the trial results to bolster sales by increasing physician confidence in the panel. OpGen Unyvero IVD Platform Nabs Chinese Regulatory Approval The company's cartridge for pneumonia for the Unyvero system is under review and pending approval by Chinese regulators. BioMérieux's BioFire Pneumonia Panel Could Improve Care, Find Secondary Infection in COVID-19 Cases Premium A handful of recently published trials suggest that use of the pneumonia panel could lead to more targeted therapy delivered more quickly than standard methods. Apr 21, 2020 Curetis, Karolinska Institute Collaborate to Identify Bacterial Co-Infections in COVID-19 Patients Dec 20, 2019 FDA Clears Curetis Lower Respiratory Tract Infections Panel Jun 10, 2019 Streptococcus Pneumoniae Changes in Response to Vaccine Introduction, Global Genomic Survey Finds Apr 11, 2019 Curetis 2018 Revenues Grow 17 Percent Feb 6, 2019 AstraZeneca Spinoff Entasis Inks Deal to Use BioFire Tests Feb 4, 2019 Curetis Partner Submits MDx System, Pneumonia Test for Chinese Regulatory Approval Jan 30, 2019 Curetis Receives Malaysia, Thailand Regulatory Approvals Dec 13, 2018 Curetis to Cut 30 Percent of Workforce as Part of Strategic Restructuring Nov 13, 2018 BioMérieux Pneumonia Panels Get FDA 510(k) Clearance, CE Mark Oct 11, 2018 Curetis Extends Distribution Agreement With Beijing Clear Biotech in China May 17, 2018 Veracyte Launches Early-Access Program for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Test Apr 19, 2018 BioMérieux Q1 Revenues Up 3 Percent Apr 4, 2018 Curetis Unyvero System, Lower Respiratory Tract Infection Cartridge Get FDA Clearance Feb 6, 2018 Curetis Gets Singapore Approval for Pneumonia Test Jul 31, 2017 IDbyDNA, ARUP Laboratories Partner to Develop, Commercialize NGS Infectious Disease Tests May 12, 2017 Metagenomic Analysis Tool Taxonomer IDs Multiple Pathogens From Clinical Samples May 11, 2017 With New Instrument and Assay Claims, BioMérieux Takes on Antibiotic Stewardship Premium Oct 26, 2016 Curetis Wraps Up US Clinical Trial for Lower Respiratory Infection Panel; Readies FDA Submission Premium Jun 15, 2016 FDA Clears Meridian Bioscience's Updated Mycoplasma Pneumoniae Test Mar 3, 2016 Curetis Validating Blood Culture Cartridge for CE-IVD Launch in Q2 Premium Load More Breaking News Cancer Prognoses Informed by Module-Based Approach, Study Finds People in the News at Illumina, Centogene, BioSkryb New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, BD, Analytik Jena, BioMérieux Genetic Technologies to Raise A$5M in Direct Stock Offering In Brief This Week: SD Biosensors, Meridian, Oncocyte, Opko Health, GeneDx, More The Scan Study Reveals New Details About Genetics of Major Cause of Female Infertility Researchers in Nature Medicine conducted a whole-exome sequencing study of mote than a thousand patients with premature ovarian insufficiency. Circulating Tumor DNA Shows Potential as Biomarker in Rare Childhood Cancer A study in the Journal of Clinical Oncology has found that circulating tumor DNA levels in rhabdomyosarcoma may serve as a biomarker for prognosis. Study Recommends Cancer Screening for Dogs Beginning Age Seven, Depending on Breed PetDx researchers report in PLOS One that annual cancer screening for dogs should begin by age seven. White-Tailed Deer Harbor SARS-CoV-2 Variants No Longer Infecting Humans, Study Finds A new study in PNAS has found that white-tailed deer could act as a reservoir of SARS-CoV-2 variants no longer found among humans.