By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Nanosphere said today that it has been granted 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration for its Verigene Respiratory Virus Plus Nucleic Acid Test, which runs on the Verigene system.

Nanosphere said that the RV+ test detects influenza A and B and respiratory syncytial virus A and B, and further subtypes flu A as H1, H3, or 2009 H1N1.

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