QHSLab enters alliance with Medical License Factory
June 24, 2022 -- QHSLab is entering into a strategic alliance with Medical License Factory for its AllergiEnd allergy diagnostic test and allergen immunotherapy products, as well as clinical decision support digital health services. Read More
Myriad, Epic partner for genetic testing integration
June 24, 2022 -- Myriad Genetics is partnering with Epic to integrate Myriad’s genetic testing line with Epic’s network of physicians and patients. Read More
ACLA praises bill to maintain lab services for seniors
June 23, 2022 -- The American Clinical Laboratory Association (ACLA) has applauded the recent introduction of the Saving Access to Laboratory Services Act (SALSA) in Congress to ensure that seniors maintain access to clinical laboratory tests and services in the face of pending Medicare cuts next year. Read More
Pictor receives CE Mark for COVID-19 test
June 23, 2022 -- Pictor has received Europe's CE Mark for its PictArray SARS-CoV-2 IgG enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) antibody test. Read More
Chembio launching direct-to-consumer SARS-CoV-2 self-test
June 16, 2022 -- Chembio Diagnostics has launched a direct-to-consumer (DTC) commercial channel in the U.S. for the InBios International SCoV-2 Ag Detect Self-Test. Read More
GBS to acquire drug screening firm Intelligent Fingerprinting
June 16, 2022 -- GBS has inked a deal to acquire Intelligent Fingerprinting, a developer of point-of-care diagnostic screening technology for opioids and drugs of abuse. Read More
Nanomix receives IVDR certification for eLab analyzer
June 14, 2022 -- Point-of-care diagnostics firm Nanomix on Tuesday announced it has received the EU Quality Management System Certificate under the new In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices Regulation (IVDR) for its eLab analyzer, enabling its marketing and use in the European Union. Read More
Abbott to develop new glucose-ketone monitoring system
June 6, 2022 -- Abbott is developing a wearable device that will allow people with type 1 diabetes to continuously monitor glucose and ketone levels. Read More
LumiraDx diabetes test receives CE Mark
June 2, 2022 -- Point-of-care diagnostics company LumiraDx recently received the CE mark for its quantitative fingerstick HbA1c test for diabetes screening and monitoring. Read More
COVID-19 testing offers chance for diabetes screening, too
May 27, 2022 -- COVID-19 testing can provide an opportunity to also screen for other diseases like diabetes in marginalized communities such as Latinx individuals, according to a study published May 26 in JAMA Network Open. Read More