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E.g., 08/13/2022

bioMérieux announces the CE marking of VIDAS® tests for Chikungunya virus diagnosis

13 May, 2022

Marcy-l'Étoile, France – May 13th 2022 – bioMérieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, announces the CE marking of its automated tests to diagnose Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) infection on immunoassay instruments of the VIDAS® range.

bioMérieux receives De Novo FDA Authorization for its BIOFIRE® Joint Infection (JI) Panel

04 May, 2022

Marcy l’Étoile, France - bioMérieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, today announces that its BIOFIRE® Joint Infection (JI) Panel has received De Novo authorization from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This panel tests for 31 pathogens implicated in most acute joint infections, and also includes 8 antimicrobial resistance (AMR) genes to optimize antibiotic therapy and stewardship.

bioMérieux strengthens its commitment to fight antimicrobial resistance with the acquisition of Specific Diagnostics, an innovative company focusing on fast AST solution

12 April, 2022

Marcy l’Étoile, France, April 12th 2022 – bioMérieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, announces that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Specific Diagnostics, a privately held U.S. based company that has developed a rapid antimicrobial susceptibility test (AST) system that delivers phenotypic AST directly from positive blood cultures. bioMérieux has held a minority stake in Specific Diagnostics since 2019, and the two companies had signed a co-distribution agreement covering the European market in 2021.

bioMérieux receives FDA 510(k) clearance for its VITEK® MS PRIME new MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry identification system

18 March, 2022

bioMérieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, announces that VITEK® MS PRIME, its new MALDI-TOF1 mass spectrometry identification system, has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This next generation system for routine microbial identification in minutes is now commercially available in countries that recognize CE-marking and in the United States.

MYACUTECASE™, a free mobile application by bioMérieux to support clinicians in decision-making and monitoring of patients using emergency and critical care diagnostics

17 February, 2022

Marcy l’Étoile, France – bioMérieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, launches MYACUTECASETM. This mobile application, the first of a kind developed by bioMérieux, is an aid in the interpretation of VIDAS® emergency and critical care biomarker tests.

bioMérieux molecular tests efficiently detect SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant

02 December, 2021

As the incidence of infections with the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant (B.1.1. 529) continues to rise, there is much concern about diagnostic tests ability to efficiently detect this multi-mutated form of the COVID-19 virus.

bioMérieux announces CE-marking of the new MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry identification system: VITEK® MS PRIME

30 April, 2021

bioMérieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, has announced the CE-marking of VITEK® MS PRIME, the next generation of the VITEK® MS MALDI-TOF1 mass spectrometry system for routine microbial identification in minutes.

bioMérieux announces the CE marking of 3 dengue immunoassays on VIDAS®

07 April, 2021

bioMérieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, announces the CE marking of its innovative and fully-automated assays to diagnose dengue infection: VIDAS® DENGUE NS1 Ag VIDAS® Anti-DENGUE IgM VIDAS® Anti-DENGUE IgG

bioMérieux announces the CE marking of TB IGRA® test on VIDAS®  

24 March, 2021

Today marks World Tuberculosis (TB) Day and bioMérieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, announces the CE marking of its innovative and fully-automated test VIDAS® TB IGRA (Interferon-Gamma Release Assay) to diagnose latent TB infection.

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