NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Luminex today announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration for its Aries System and Aries Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) 1&2 Assay.

The real-time PCR-based sample-to-answer Aries system detects and amplifies nucleic acids. It uses cartridges, internal barcode scanning, and other features to minimize operator errors and has a built-in touchscreen computer to save benchtop space.

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