Medical company Hologic Inc (Nasdaq:HOLX) disclosed on Thursday the receipt of the US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its Panther Fusion Paraflu assay
that detects and differentiates Parainfluenza viruses 1, 2, 3 and 4.
cross-reacts with proBNP to a similar degree as current diagnostic assays
such as the Abbott BNP (19, 28).
"DiscoverX has developed industry-leading cell-based assays
for bio-comparability and lot release testing of biosimilar drugs.
The global multiple reaction monitoring assay
market is expected to grow moderately due to increasing research and development activities in the biologics field.
In conclusion, direct TTC and direct MODS assays
may be used for effective and accurate detection of isoniazid and rifampicin resistance directly from ZN smear positive sputum samples.
The consumables segment is further segmented into reagents and assay
kits, cell lines, and micro plates.
The cell density can change between assay
plates and prior cell passage flasks.
Testing of the 59 patient samples using the Siemens and the IL assays
provided a range of results from 30.4-259.30%.
In this study, we evaluated the Meridian reformulated ImmunoCard, and compared it with the Meridian regular EIA and BioStar OIA assays
. The ImmunoCard has been reformulated to include both toxin A and B, but no common antigen.
To optimize the assay
, we performed PCR-based H274Y mutagenesis of the N1 fragment of the H5N1 virus (primers on request).
's sensitivity is comparable with that of the assays
that are used to measure viral load in the blood of patients already diagnosed with HIV-1, according to the FDA.
In the May 31 issue, IBO examined the emergence of cell-based assays
and how developments in instrumentation have expanded the market.