Navigation Links
Pathogenica Achieves CE Marking for HAI BioDetection Kit
Date:8/14/2013

BOSTON, Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pathogenica, Inc. (www.pathogenica.com) announced today that the company has achieved the CE mark under the European Directive on In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices for its HAI BioDetection kit that runs on the Ion PGM™ benchtop sequencer.  This milestone marks the HAI BioDetection CE-IVD kit as the first sequence-based infectious disease diagnostic kit on the market.

"The kit and interpretation software system provides clinicians with a revolutionary diagnostic tool for the identification of disease-causing bacteria and accompanying antibiotic resistance markers in a clinically actionable timeframe," said Yemi Adesokan, Pathogenica's CEO.  "Our team is proud to be supporting the evolving way healthcare providers will routinely manage patient care and treatment options."

Healthcare associated infections (HAIs) are recognized as a severe health threat associated with increases in cost, morbidity, and mortality.  Although screening has enabled reductions in some facilities' MRSA infection rates, recent lethal outbreaks of antibiotic resistant Acinetobacter, Enterococcus, Klebsiella, and Pseudomonas emphasize the diversity of organisms that threaten patient health.  Intensive care units (ICUs) and other hospital wards with patients particularly susceptible to infection may benefit from advanced screening measures.

The HAI BioDetection CE-IVD kit enables identification of the causative agents of 95% of nosocomial infections in a single assay, enabling clinicians t
'/>"/>

SOURCE Pathogenica, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Ohr Pharmaceutical Achieves 50% Enrollment Milestone in Squalamine Eye Drop Phase II Clinical Trial
2. Cellular Biomedicine Group Achieves 50% Enrollment Milestone in Phase I Clinical Trial for Knee Osteoarthritis
3. Heptares Achieves All Research Milestones and Receives Milestone Payment From GPCR Drug Discovery Agreement With Takeda
4. Dr. Ritchie Shoemaker Pleased to Announce Second Physician Achieves Shoemaker Protocol Certification for Treating Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
5. Ekahau Achieves 45% Year-over-Year Revenue Growth and Strong Adoption of Safety Alert Solution in 2012
6. Infinata’s BioPharm Insight™ Achieves Record Growth in 2012
7. Idem Translations Achieves EN 15038:2006 Certification
8. Idem Translations Achieves ISO 13485:2003 Certification
9. Rafarma Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Achieves Full Certification
10. TriCore Solutions Achieves SAP Gold Partner Status
11. RayBiotech, Inc. Achieves Both GMP- and GLP-Compliance and Announces New Dedicated Services Laboratory
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/10/2014)... 2014 Women in the West ... an additional family planning option. Sayana® Press has ... all levels of the health system and in ... widely used contraceptive—Pfizer’s Depo-Provera® (depot medroxyprogesterone acetate)—with the ... the first of four African countries expected to ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... 2014 Understanding the need for better ... and the gap that currently exists in this area, ... industry-leading portfolio of validated ion channel and GPCR cell ... lines, as ion channels control many critical physiological functions ... creates the potential to treat a variety of human ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... 10, 2014 Robert Harman, DVM, Founder and ... is proud to announce the relaunch of his highly informative ... new series called “ What are Stem Cells ?” ... and straightforward foundation in the basics of stem cell therapy ... the right type of treatment when considering regenerative medicine. , ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... July 10, 2014 Senior supply chain ... professional associations, addressed the challenges of “Reducing Cost, Lead ... Industries” through strategic sourcing. Describing the partnership of the ... Supply Chain Management Institute ( SCMI) of the ... June 24 at the Kroc Institute of Peace and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Injectable Contraceptive Launched in Burkina Faso to Expand Choice and Address Unmet Need 2Injectable Contraceptive Launched in Burkina Faso to Expand Choice and Address Unmet Need 3Injectable Contraceptive Launched in Burkina Faso to Expand Choice and Address Unmet Need 4Injectable Contraceptive Launched in Burkina Faso to Expand Choice and Address Unmet Need 5Injectable Contraceptive Launched in Burkina Faso to Expand Choice and Address Unmet Need 6Leader in Ion Channel Research Announces Newly Validated and Re-Engineered Cells 2Leader in Ion Channel Research Announces Newly Validated and Re-Engineered Cells 3Robert Harman, DVM Talks About What Stem Cells are in His Latest Blog Series for Vet-Stem, Inc. 2Robert Harman, DVM Talks About What Stem Cells are in His Latest Blog Series for Vet-Stem, Inc. 3Biotech & Biopharm Supply Chain Management Executives Launch BSMA in San Diego 2Biotech & Biopharm Supply Chain Management Executives Launch BSMA in San Diego 3Biotech & Biopharm Supply Chain Management Executives Launch BSMA in San Diego 4
... EMERYVILLE, Calif. , May 4 S*BIO Pte Ltd and ... their development collaboration and option and license commercialization agreement for S*BIO,s novel ... 0805, respectively. The expanded agreement builds upon the development and commercialization collaboration ... , , ...
... 4 Romark Laboratories announced results from its STEALTH C-3 ... patients with genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C.  Study results were presented ... of the American Gastroenterological Association Institute (AGA Institute) during Digestive Disease ... , , ...
... ... Sepha , is challenging traditional thinking on leak testing procedures through ... its new leak-testing technology can increase competiveness and revolutionise current packaging test methods within ... ...
Cached Biology Technology:S*BIO and Onyx Pharmaceuticals Announce Expanded Development Collaboration for JAK2 Inhibitors 2S*BIO and Onyx Pharmaceuticals Announce Expanded Development Collaboration for JAK2 Inhibitors 3S*BIO and Onyx Pharmaceuticals Announce Expanded Development Collaboration for JAK2 Inhibitors 4S*BIO and Onyx Pharmaceuticals Announce Expanded Development Collaboration for JAK2 Inhibitors 5Romark Announces Final Data From Clinical Trial of Nitazoxanide in Treatment-Naive Patients With Genotype 1 Chronic Hepatitis C 2Romark Announces Final Data From Clinical Trial of Nitazoxanide in Treatment-Naive Patients With Genotype 1 Chronic Hepatitis C 3Romark Announces Final Data From Clinical Trial of Nitazoxanide in Treatment-Naive Patients With Genotype 1 Chronic Hepatitis C 4Romark Announces Final Data From Clinical Trial of Nitazoxanide in Treatment-Naive Patients With Genotype 1 Chronic Hepatitis C 5Pharmaceutical Leak Testing Practices challenged by SEPHA 2Pharmaceutical Leak Testing Practices challenged by SEPHA 3
(Date:7/11/2014)... evidence has demonstrated that transplantation of mesenchymal stem cells ... or mouse models of Alzheimer,s disease (AD) and improve ... ischemia. Few studies are reported on the therapeutic effect ... AD and on the effect on oxidative injury and ... Yan and her team, School of Life Sciences, Tsinghua ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... cannabinoid receptor type 1 can inhibit voltage-gated ... reduce neurotransmitter release. However, some scholars demonstrated ... extracellular Ca2+ influx and increase neurotransmitter release. ... Hospital Affiliated to Tongji Medical College, Huazhong ... whole cell voltage-clamp and calcium imaging in ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... In the brains of all vertebrates, information is ... electric or chemical signal to be passed from ... are the most abundant type of synapse, can ... crucial for learning, memory, perception and cognition, and ... for brain function. For instance, every time ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Blame it on the astrocytes 2
... U.S. agricultural practices create 58 percent of nitrous oxide ... gas in the atmosphere. Scientists believe nitrous oxide contributes to ... practices and products have been introduced to address this issue, ... to experiment with ideas that may ultimately hurt the "bottom ...
... considered overweight and more than one-third categorized as obese, ... is a major national goal. Mathematical modeling of the ... growing subfield of obesity research, which can be used ... Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS) is now accepting applications ...
... available in German . , "Don,t be a frog!" ... away. However to be called a frog should actually be a ... at least from the point of view of evolutionary biology: ... are superior to all the other amphibians, and even mammals", says ...
Cached Biology News:MU scientists find new farming method to reduce greenhouse gases, increase farm yields 2Body weight regulation and metabolism focus of workshop 2Inventions of evolution: What gives frogs a face 2
... an aqueous solution that contains a purified ... in a MOPS buffer (3-(N-Morpholino) propanesulfonic acid), ... contains a combination of 0.02% methylisothiazolone, 0.02% ... and Haas Company) as a preservative. ...
Preparation Note: by a modification of the procedure of C.W. Hancher et al., Biotechnol. Bioeng. 11, 1055 (1969) Assay: ~ 20 A 260 /mg Solubility: water 10 mg/mL, clear, light-yellow Suitab tst...
Request Info...
This buffer is Specifically formulated to be used with Endogen's Poly-HRP Streptavidin...
Biology Products: