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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.

DiaSorin Molecular Introduces Three New Primer Pairs for Atypical Pneumonia

Cypress, Calif. (December 20, 2018) – DiaSorin Molecular LLC announces the availability of three new primer pairs, or Analyte Specific Reagents (ASRs), which can be used in laboratory-developed tests (LDTs). The specific targets are Legionella species, Chlamydophila pneumoniae and Mycoplasma pneumoniae, all of which may infect the lungs.

Upcoming Events

June 2019
San Francisco, CA

ASM Microbe

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2019-06-20 2019-06-24 Europe/London ASM Microbe San Francisco, CA
August 2019
Anaheim, CA

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
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

AMP Annual Meeting & Expo

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

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