Navigation Links
Molecular Detection Inc. Completes $1.5 Million Financing to Advance New Tests for Sepsis and GI Disorders
Date:3/7/2012

ed that the Detect-Ready MRSA assay is superior to the GeneOhm panel in terms of specificity, while still providing a more rapid screening service compared to traditional microbiology culture methods.

Mr. Wallach continued, "Allowance of the new European patent for our shelf-stabilization technology further enhances the robust intellectual property estate protecting the distinctive advantages of our Detect-Ready technology, complementing our existing European and US patents for our differential diagnosis technology that can analyze multiple gene targets to achieve a highly accurate and informative result." 

The two new test panels being developed by MDI also leverage its differential diagnosis technology.  Sepsis is a potentially life-threatening complication arising from infection, most frequently in hospitalized patients.  Diagnosing sepsis can be difficult and MDI's Detect-Ready sepsis panel is designed to test for a range of targets in order to pinpoint the underlying infection, allowing treatment to begin as soon as possible.  Similarly, patients being treated in institutions are at risk for a variety of serious gastrointestinal infections that can be life threatening and costly.  MDI's Detect-Ready gastrointestinal panel aims to be the first that can distinguish the source of the infection using a single molecular diagnostic test, facilitating timely and effective treatment.  Beta testing for both the Detect-Ready sepsis and GI panels has begun in select healthcare facilities.

All existing investors, including MentorTech Ventures, Robin Hood Ventures, Elm Spring Holdings and the Mid-Atlantic Angel Group participated in the $1.5 million financing.

The Detect-Ready MRSA Panel is a qualitative real-time PCR in vitro diagnostic test that is marketed in the European Union (EU) and other territories and is in late-stage development in the US.  It is CE-marked for the detection of MRSA (meth
'/>"/>

SOURCE Molecular Detection Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. New England Biolabs Signs Agreement with Synthetic Genomics Inc. to Launch Gibson Assembly™ Master Mix for Molecular and Synthetic Biology Applications
2. Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure and Exosome Diagnostics Collaborate to Advance Clinical Studies of Exosome Biofluid Molecular Diagnostics Technology in Brain Cancer
3. Life Technologies Partners With DaAn Gene to Develop and Commercialize Molecular Diagnostic Assays in China
4. Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics Receives US Orphan Designation for Hemophilia B Gene Therapy
5. Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics Announces € 2.5 Million Equity Raise
6. The art of molecular carpet-weaving
7. Quanterix Develops Microfluidic Consumable That Will Enable Next Generation Molecular Diagnostic Systems based on Single Molecule Array Technology
8. Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics Announces Negative Equity Position
9. Why Medicare Carrier Proposes Major Changes in the Handling of Code Stacked Molecular Test Claims is Topic of December 20 Audio Conference
10. Chemists become molecular sculptors, synthesizing tiny, molecular traps
11. Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics Provides Business Update for the Third Quarter 2011
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/3/2015)... , Aug. 3, 2015  Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, ... and top-quality high-tech products in the healthcare, life science ... US-based company Nano-C, their development and launch of promising ... photovoltaics (OPV). Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany ... growing OPV sector. Novel derivatives: highly stable, ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... , August 3, 2015 According ... on 3D Cell Culture: Asia ... Market Research, the global 3D cell culture market was valued at ... expand at a CAGR of 29.1% to account for ... Report with TOC:  http://www.persistencemarketresearch.com/market-research/3d-cell-cultures-market.asp 3D cell ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... -- China Cord Blood Corporation (NYSE: CO) ("CCBC" or ... of cord blood collection, laboratory testing, hematopoietic stem cell ... the Company has filed its Annual Report on Form ... filed Form 20-F includes audited financial statements for the ... can be accessed by visiting the U.S. Securities and ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... Tronics, a designer ... & Marketing Director. , With more than 25 years of experience in ... Tronics’ business development activities worldwide. He brings to the company his strong expertise ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, and Nano-C Present Enhanced Materials for Organic Photovoltaics 2Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, and Nano-C Present Enhanced Materials for Organic Photovoltaics 3Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, and Nano-C Present Enhanced Materials for Organic Photovoltaics 4Global 3D Cell Culture Market Will Reach US$ 2,717.6 Million by 2020: Persistence Market Research 2Global 3D Cell Culture Market Will Reach US$ 2,717.6 Million by 2020: Persistence Market Research 3Global 3D Cell Culture Market Will Reach US$ 2,717.6 Million by 2020: Persistence Market Research 4China Cord Blood Corporation Files Its Annual Report on Form 20-F 2Tronics appoints Francois Vieillard as Sales and Marketing Director 2
... Dendreon Corporation (Nasdaq:,DNDN) today announced that management will present ... Renshaw 10th Annual Healthcare Conference New York Palace Hotel ... Lazard Capital Markets 5th Annual Healthcare Conference The St. ... 8:55 a.m. ET, The presentations will be audio webcast ...
... Record EPS of $0.73, up 192% from third quarter 2007, - ... - Total business authorizations of $1 billion at Sept. 30, 2008, up 16% ... ... ), a,leading, global full-service clinical research organization, today reported,record net income of $11.0 ...
... expansion of PFPA,s IT and,communications network systems, ... SRX ), a leading provider of technology ... and commercial clients,today announced it has won a ... (PFPA) Life Safety Security Network (LSSN) to provide,enterprise ...
Cached Biology Technology:Kendle Reports Record 3Q 08 Net Income and Total Business Authorizations 2Kendle Reports Record 3Q 08 Net Income and Total Business Authorizations 3Kendle Reports Record 3Q 08 Net Income and Total Business Authorizations 4Kendle Reports Record 3Q 08 Net Income and Total Business Authorizations 5Kendle Reports Record 3Q 08 Net Income and Total Business Authorizations 6Kendle Reports Record 3Q 08 Net Income and Total Business Authorizations 7Kendle Reports Record 3Q 08 Net Income and Total Business Authorizations 8SRA Awarded $56 Million Contract by Pentagon Force Protection Agency 2
(Date:7/21/2015)... 2015  NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ... focused on the growing mobile commerce market and ... it has filed provisional patent 62/192218 for ... This invention highlights next generation payment technology ... but also the user using unique personal identifiers ...
(Date:7/20/2015)... 2015  Acuity Market Intelligence,s latest research "The ... Commerce and Privacy" forecasts that between 2014 and ... be downloaded to smart mobile devices by 2.2 ... is projected to generate more than $67.9 billion ... forecast period.    "Biometrics is at ...
(Date:7/13/2015)... , Jul. 13, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile ... provisional patent 62/188684 for BEHAVIORAL-DIRECTED AUTHENTIATION ... new convenient and secure method to make payments.  ... payment methods, introduced with its groundbreaking voice-direct payment ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):NXT-ID Patents Personalized Tokenized Payments for Next Generation Secure Payment Technology 2NXT-ID Patents Personalized Tokenized Payments for Next Generation Secure Payment Technology 3NXT-ID Patents Personalized Tokenized Payments for Next Generation Secure Payment Technology 4Biometrics on Smart Mobile Devices to Redefine Digital Identity with 12.9 Billion Biometric App Downloads between 2014 and 2020 2NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 2NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 3NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 4
... that it will launch a major long-term project to ... The project is made possible by a $10 million ... of Los Angeles-based Tennenbaum Capital Partners and philanthropist. The ... the ocean,s coastal ecosystems over a long period of ...
... University of Illinois cell and developmental Biology professor Fei ... study how myeloids, a type of blood stem cell, ... defense against infections and tissue damage. This approach offers ... myeloid differentiation, and may improve our ability to treat ...
... DCOctober 25, 2012Biomedical and health research and development (R&D) ... billion or 3% between FY10 and FY11 according to ... represents the first drop in overall spending since Research!America ... follows an uptick in research funding attributed to the ...
Cached Biology News:Smithsonian launches global marine biodiversity project with $10 million donation 2Smithsonian launches global marine biodiversity project with $10 million donation 3A new technique to study how myeloids become white blood cells 2US investment in biomedical and health research on downward trend 2
... x2 Dual-Binary Analytical System more than doubles ... and LC/MS. The fast analysis cycles of ... up to 100% in tandem mode. Difficult ... mode. Using backflush or heartcut configurations, on-line ...
... The PerkinElmer kit provides reagents for immune ... serum and plasma samples using a combination ... are then neutralized and transferred to microplate ... specific mouse monoclonal antibody to HIV-1 p24. ...
Request Info...
... Tecans new Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) analyzer ... is a dedicated EVO platform for reliableELISA ... and incubation units operated by the new ... available in three sizes - 100, 150, ...
Biology Products: