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Virco Lab, Inc. Enters Into Collaboration with SmartGene, Inc. Enhancing HIV Resistance Test Services for Laboratories and Physicians
Date:4/20/2009

quences can be directly submitted through the secure module to Virco for interpretation and creation of a virco(R)TYPE HIV-1 report
  • Additional genetic targets, such as Integrase and gp41, are also supported by the SmartGene, Inc. service
  • Results are automatically delivered into the module and can be stored and viewed electronically by clinicians at any time
  • Viral sequences can be interpreted by multiple algorithms and interpretation systems and can be re-analyzed when new drugs are introduced or interpretation systems are updated
  • Customized reporting features allow all past HIV sequences for the same patient to be reinterpreted and presented on one cumulative report to enhance clinical practice
  • Each institution creates its own fully searchable database of sequences, mutations and associated data for use in the clinic, research and epidemiology studies

  • More about HIV Resistance Testing

    Current Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) guidelines recommend the use of resistance testing when a patient is first diagnosed, whether or not antiretroviral (ARV) treatment is initiated immediately. If treatment is delayed, repeat testing at the time of treatment initiation should be considered. HIV resistance testing (RT) should also be used when changing a patient's regimen due to virologic failure or when treatment response is incomplete. RT is also recommended for all pregnant women before starting ARV treatment or when viral load is detectable while on therapy.(1)

    In cases of virologic failure, DHHS guidelines recommend consideration of not only the current resistance test and treatment history but also any resistance tests that have been performed in the past.(2)

    About Virco

    Virco BVBA is a world leader in the field of HIV resistance testing services for clinica
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