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DiaSorin Molecular Receives FDA Clearance for Simplexa™ VZV Direct Molecular Assay

Cypress, Calif. (May 30, 2019) – DiaSorin Molecular LLC announced today that it has received FDA clearance for its new Simplexa™ VZV Direct assay for use with cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) samples. The new molecular diagnostic test enables the detection of varicella-zoster virus (VZV) DNA from CSF and serves as an effective tool to aid in the diagnosis of meningitis and encephalitis. Requiring only 50µL of patient CSF per test, the assay was developed for use on DiaSorin Molecular’s LIAISON® MDX instrument and complements DiaSorin Molecular’s Simplexa HSV 1 &

DiaSorin Molecular Attains CE Mark for Simplexa HSV 1/2 & VZV Universal Direct Molecular Assay

Cypress, Calif. (May 16, 2019) – DiaSorin Molecular LLC announced today that it has received CE marking for its new SimplexaTM HSV 1/2 & VZV Universal Direct assay. The new molecular diagnostic test enables the direct detection and differentiation of herpes simplex virus (HSV)-1, HSV-2 and varicella-zoster virus (VZV) DNA from cutaneous and mucocutaneous swab specimens. The assay was designed for use on the LIAISON® MDX instrument and generates comprehensive and actionable insight for patients with lesions.

DiaSorin Molecular Receives FDA Clearance for Bordetella Test

Cypress, Calif., January 8, 2019 – DiaSorin Molecular LLC announced today that it has received FDA clearance for its new Simplexa® Bordetella Direct test. This CLIA moderate-complexity assay is designed for use on the LIAISON® MDX to quickly provide qualitative detection and differentiation of both Bordetella pertussis and Bordetella parapertussis in nasopharyngeal swabs (NPS). The assay is performed directly from NPS samples without extraction and provides results in about an hour.

Upcoming Events

August 2019
Anaheim, CA - USA

AACC - American Association for Clinical Chemistry

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2019-08-06 2019-08-08 Europe/London AACC - American Association for Clinical Chemistry Anaheim, CA - USA
September 2019
Copenhagen, Denmark

ESCV - European Society for Clinical Virology

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2019-09-11 2019-09-14 Europe/London ESCV - European Society for Clinical Virology Copenhagen, Denmark
November 2019
Baltimore, MD - USA

AMP Annual Meeting & Expo

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2019-11-06 2019-11-09 Europe/London AMP Annual Meeting & Expo Baltimore, MD - USA

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