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DiaSorin Molecular COVID-19 Test Has Received FDA Emergency Use Authorization

Cypress, Calif. (March 20, 2020) – DiaSorin Molecular LLC announced today that it has received Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) from the FDA for their Simplexa™ COVID-19 Direct kit. The kit provides a sample-to-answer test for the detection of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the virus that causes COVID-19, directly from nasopharyngeal swab specimens.

DiaSorin Molecular to Receive BARDA Funding to Develop a Rapid COVID-19 Test

Cypress, Calif. (March 13, 2020) – DiaSorin Molecular LLC announced today that it will receive federal funds from the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, part of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, in order to develop a molecular test for qualitative identification of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which causes COVID-19 disease, in response to the evolving global health emergency.

DiaSorin has Completed the Studies to Support the Launch by the End of March 2020 of A Rapid Response Molecular Diagnostic Test for the Current Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Saluggia – March 10, 2020 – DiaSorin (FTSE MIB: DIA) announced today that it has completed at the Spallanzani Hospital in Rome and at the Policlinico San Matteo in Pavia, the studies necessary to support the CE marking and FDA EUA submission of an innovative molecular test for the rapid identification of the novel coronavirus COVID-19.

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DiaSorin Molecular Event Center provides high quality Continuing Education programs for laboratory professionals. Our Web-based educational seminars are designed to present current, relevant information on a number of infectious disease and other related topics. Speakers are selected for their expertise in laboratory diagnostics and excellent presentation skills.