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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Roche today announced the US Food and Drug Administration has approved the company's Cobas cytomegalovirus test for use on the fully automated Cobas 6800 and 8800 systems.

The real-time PCR-based Cobas CMV test is for assessing how transplant patients on therapy respond to treatment. It offers an expanded linear rage from 34.5 IU/mL to 1E+07 IU/mL with robust coverage across genotypes, Roche said, adding that the test minimizes variability and complexity testing, reducing workload and risk for laboratories offering laboratory-developed tests.

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