CapitalBio TB Tests Cleared in China | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Molecular diagnostics and genetic analysis products developer CapitalBio has received certification from China's State Food and Drug Administration for two microarray-based tests and for one amplification-based test for tuberculosis.

The two microarray assays can identify tuberculosis from spit samples, and they were developed for use with the company's LuxScan scanning and analysis tools, according to firm, which is based in Beijing.

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