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Novacyt, Immunexpress Extend Sepsis Assay Development Partnership

French diagnostics firm Novacyt said today that its molecular testing division Primerdesign has extended its sepsis assay development contract with Immunexpress.   Specific terms of the deal were not disclosed.   Novacyt said the companies have been working together for three years, with Primerdesign providing Immunexpress with assay development services. In 2017, Seattle-based Immunexpress received…

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Immunexpress Wins $745K HHS Contract for Rapid Sepsis Assay

Immunexpress said today that it has received a funding commitment of $744,739 from the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for the development and commercialization of its SeptiCyte sample-to-result sepsis assay.   The RT-qPCR assay, which received US Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance in early 2017, is designed to rapidly differentiate infection-positive…

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Future In A Flash – Rollie Carlson CEO of Immunexpress

As the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference convenes in San Francisco, we’re offering a glimpse into the future of the industry, from the C-suites of the most promising pharma, biopharma, medtech, tech and telehealth companies in the nation. Today we explore the latest trends in rapid diagnostics with Immunexpress CEO, Rollie Carlson in this Future in…

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Most People Don’t Know What Sepsis Is

September is Sepsis Awareness Month and part of the problem in fighting sepsis is that most people don’t know what it is, reports Westwood One. However, now there may be a faster way to detect it. Sepsis occurs when the body’s efforts to fight an infection trigger inflammation throughout the body. CEO of Immunexpress Rollie…

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Immunexpress vying for FDA clearance of its sepsis test

When it comes right down to detecting sepsis most diagnostics companies use methods to identify the pathogen. But therein lies the issue with looking for the pathogen, because it has to be in the blood sample or the fluid sample to start with, otherwise a clinician can’t find. That’s where Immunexpress (Seattle) comes in. The…

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