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Fulgent launches PCR test to detect monkeypox
August 4, 2022 -- Fulgent Genetics on Thursday announced it has launched a PCR test that leverages the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s orthopoxvirus test, which detects non-smallpox related orthopoxviruses, including monkeypox. Read More
FDA grants EUA for Qorvo COVID-19 antigen test
August 4, 2022 -- Qorvo announced Thursday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for its Omnia SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Test in point-of-care settings. Read More
DiaSorin first-half revenues surge on non-COVID testing
August 4, 2022 -- DiaSorin this week reported revenues of 685.4 million euros ($699.9 million) for the first half of 2022, an increase of 33% year-over-year. Read More
Decline in COVID tests pulls down Q3 revenue at Siemens Healthineers
August 3, 2022 -- A sharp decline in revenues from rapid COVID-19 antigen tests contributed to a decline of almost 6% in revenues for the third fiscal quarter at Siemens Healthineers. The company reported "solid" growth from its imaging and radiation oncology businesses. Read More
Exact Sciences Q2 revenues rise 20%
August 3, 2022 -- Exact Sciences on Tuesday reported a 20% year-over-year increase in second quarter revenues. For the quarter ended June 30, the firm posted revenues of $521.6 million compared to $434.8 million in Q2 2021. Read More
Veracyte Q2 revenues rise 32%
August 3, 2022 -- Veracyte on Tuesday reported second quarter (end-June 30) total revenues of $72.9 million, an increase of 32% compared to $55.1 million in Q2 2021. Read More
Bio-Rad acquires Curiosity Diagnostics for $170M
August 3, 2022 -- Bio-Rad Laboratories said Wednesday that it is acquiring Curiosity Diagnostics from Scope Fluidics, a Warsaw, Poland-based developer of molecular diagnostic tests, for up to $170 million. Read More
Thermo Fisher launches system for dried blood analysis
August 3, 2022 -- Thermo Fisher Scientific announced Wednesday that it has launched an automated sample preparation and liquid chromatography system for analyzing dried blood spots. Read More
Talis Biomedical posts 600K in Q2 revenues
August 3, 2022 -- Point-of-care testing firm Talis Biomedical on Tuesday reported an uptick in revenue and a decrease in net loss for the second quarter of 2022. Read More
MDxHealth buys Exact Sciences’ prostate cancer business
August 3, 2022 -- MDxHealth has acquired the Oncotype DX GPS (genomic prostate score) business from Genomic Health, an Exact Sciences subsidiary, for $100 million. Read More
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