Research & Development
Becton Dickinson HPV assay FDA approved with BD SurePath, Hologic ThinPrep Pap tests
The BD Onclarity HPV Assay individually tests for an extended set of HPV types, including HPV 31, which poses a higher risk for causing cervical precancer than HPV 18, Becton Dickinson said.
February 21, 2023
BioReference offering Roche Diagnostics cytology test for women at high risk for HPV
The test uses dual biomarker technology to simultaneously detect p16 and Ki-67 in women with HPV-positive results.
February 9, 2023
Virax Biolabs obtains CE Mark, introduces human papillomavirus test kit
The HPV test kit covers 18 genotypes of the human papillomavirus, including type 53, which is higher risk and becoming increasingly prevalent.
January 4, 2023
Enzo launches RNA gene expression platform for HPV
The platform's products combine sequence-specific probes with Enzo's LoopRNA in situ hybridization (ISH) technology, enabling the products to detect target genes in tissue or cell samples while preserving the morphology, Enzo said. This study of single cells within their native tissue environment, called spatial biology, helps scientists characterize and understand disease, Enzo added.
September 25, 2022
TTS, OmniPathology to offer oral HPV testing in L.A.
A throat swab enables the detection of 14 high-risk strains of HPV by pathologists at OmniPathology's high-complexity, CLIA-certified pathology laboratory in Pasadena, CA.
August 16, 2022
OmniPathology launches lab-developed test for HPV
The PCR-based test detects 14 high-risk strains of HPV, a virus with potential to progress to cancer. It is performed on a throat swab submitted for testing to OmniPathology's CLIA-certified laboratory in Pasadena, CA, and helps screen for oropharyngeal cancer and early premalignant lesions.
July 11, 2022
Genetic causes identified for three rare diseases
Researchers in study validate test to identify newborns with homocystinuria, a rare inherited disease
SARS-CoV-2 infection weakens immune-cell response to vaccination, study suggests
Duke University researchers discover biomarkers may identify early pancreatic cancer risk
Werfen completes $2B acquisition of Immucor, expands presence in specialized diagnostics
Chembio CEO urges stockholders to tender remaining shares as deadline is extended for acquisition
Bio-Techne launches HPV assay in Europe
RNAscope in situ hybridization (ISH) is a highly sensitive and specific spatial biology technology, Bio-Techne said.
July 5, 2022
Roche launches HPV self-sampling solution
The patient self-collects a sample while at a healthcare facility, following instructions provided by a healthcare worker. Then the clinically validated vaginal sample is analyzed with the Roche Cobas HPV test on one of its molecular instruments.
June 15, 2022
Seegene develops '3 Ct' assay for HPV infection
The Allplex HPV HR assay detects 14 high-risk HPV types that cause cervical cancer. The assay provides the individual Ct value of each cancer type, allowing quantitative analysis to determine the infection level. The test is expected to be launched in the first half of 2022.
April 26, 2022
Enzo's HPV test approved by New York health department
Ampiprobe is the company's PCR-based test which can detect 14 high-risk HPV variants. The company said this approval positions it to pursue U.S. and international regulatory approvals.
April 18, 2022
FDA approves BD genotyping capabilities for HPV assay
The supplement expands the genotype reporting for BD's Onclarity HPV assay beyond HPV genotypes 16, 18, and 45 to include types 31, 51, 52, 33/58, 35/39/68, and 56/59/66. The assay will become the only FDA-approved assay to individually identify and report these genotype results, according to the company.
March 8, 2022
Blood test predicts recurrence of HPV-driven oropharyngeal cancer
The multi-institutional study, presented by Dr. Glenn Hanna from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, indicated that the biomarker test may detect recurrent disease earlier than imaging or
February 24, 2022
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