NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Applied BioCode said today that it has received US Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance for the BioCode Gastrointestinal Pathogen Panel (GPP) with the BioCode MDx-3000 molecular system.

The BioCode GPP tests for 17 of the most common bacteria, viruses, and parasites that cause infectious diarrhea. It runs on the BioCode MDx-3000, which automates PCR amplification, hybridization/target capture, and detection, and can process up to 94 samples in about 3.5 hours or generate up to 3,196 results in an eight-hour shift, Applied BioCode said.

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This webinar will provide a comparison of several next-generation sequencing (NGS) approaches — including short-read 16S, whole-genome sequencing (WGS), and synthetic long-read sequencing technology — for use in microbiome research studies.