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What’s new with DiaSorin Molecular and our upcoming conferences


DiaSorin Molecular LLC’s Simplexa® HSV 1 & 2 Direct Assay Receives FDA Clearance for Extended Swab Sample Claims

DiaSorin Molecular LLC announced today that the company has received FDA clearance extending the sample type claims of its Simplexa® HSV 1 & 2 Direct assay. The clearance expands the type of samples that can be tested, from genital swabs to all cutaneous and mucocutaneous swab samples. FDA clearance of the assay for testing cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) samples was received in 2014. With these additional sample types, the DiaSorin Molecular Simplexa HSV 1 & 2 assay now has the most comprehensive sample type coverage for HSV testing in the market.

DiaSorin Molecular Introduces Primer Pair Reagents for
A. phagocytophilum, Ehrlichia and Babesia

DiaSorin Molecular LLC introduces three new primer pairs for use in laboratory-developed molecular tests. The reagents are specific to three bacterial targets – Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Ehrlichia and Babesia species. These bacteria are commonly carried by ticks. The new offerings join DiaSorin Molecular’s menu of more than 60 molecular reagents for bacterial, viral and fungal targets in addition to human genetic mutations. The primer pairs are classified as Analyte Specific Reagents (ASRs), which can be used by high-complexity laboratories to develop their own laboratory-developed tests (LDTs).

DiaSorin Molecular Launches New Simplexa™ Bordetella Direct Molecular Test

DiaSorin Molecular LLC receives CE Mark for a new Bordetella molecular diagnostic test. Simplexa™ Bordetella Direct is designed to quickly provide qualitative detection and differentiation of both Bordetella pertussis and Bordetella parapertussis in human nasopharyngealswabs.

Upcoming Events

City of Chicago
July - August 2018
Chicago, IL


2018-07-31 2018-08-02 Europe/London AACC Chicago, IL
City of Sant Antonio
November 2018
San Antonio, TX

AMP - Association for Molecular Pathology

2018-11-01 2018-11-03 Europe/London AMP - Association for Molecular Pathology San Antonio, TX

Event center

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.