Massive capacity detecting and monitoring new variants of SARS-CoV-2

Posted by Sandra Hageman on Jan 19, 2021 5:46:12 AM

Eurofins launches new tests and massive capacity for detecting and monitoring new variants of SARS-CoV-2

The increasing diversity of SARS-CoV-2 variants and the potential higher infectivity of some new viral strains, underline the need to identify, trace and track mutations across the complete viral genome. Currently, strains of concern include the B.1.1.7 variant, first identified in the United Kingdom, and the B.1.351 variant, first identified in South Africa.

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Cost-effective SARS-CoV-2 full-length viral genome sequencing services

Posted by Sandra Hageman on Jan 6, 2021 2:13:53 PM

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Eurofins Genomics launches cost-effective SARS-CoV-2 full-length viral genome sequencing services essential in the identification of viral mutations

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Eurofins launches COVID-19 PCR tests with at-home self-sampling options

Posted by Sandra Hageman on Dec 23, 2020 9:41:19 AM

Eurofins launches COVID-19 PCR tests with at-home self-sampling options in Europe and donates sequencing capacity to identify VUI-2020-12/01 strain reported to spread faster in the UK.

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No Deal Brexit Mitigation

Posted by Sandra Hageman on Dec 21, 2020 11:31:25 AM

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Post-Brexit trade talks are continuing after negotiators failed to reach an agreement over the weekend. It is understood there is likely to be a decision before Christmas on whether or not a deal can be reached.

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Eurofins Partners with Insurance Providers on At-Home COVID-19 Test

Posted by Sandra Hageman on Dec 7, 2020 2:18:43 PM

Eurofins announces that its FDA-authorized At-Home COVID-19 Nasal PCR Test is now being covered by Medicare, Medicaid and commercial insurance providers.  The Emergency Use Authorization (“EUA”) authorized self-collection kit gives consumers a minimally invasive, convenient and quick option to test from the comfort of their home.  Results are provided via email link within 24 hours of sample receipt.

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The History and Future of Eurofins Central Laboratory in China

Posted by Sandra Hageman on Oct 19, 2020 9:23:35 AM

As part of the BioPharma Services, Laboratory Testing division, Eurofins Central Laboratory has amassed more than 25 years’ experience. Our clients benefit from the fact that we are part of one of the world’s leading lab organizations. This means they will enjoy end-to-end testing solutions, free from the worry of coordinating multiple vendors. Our testing capabilities are unsurpassed and we are setting new standards with our GCLP capabilities embedded within the Central Lab.

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COVID-19 testing for Pennsylvania Long Term Care Facilities

Posted by Sandra Hageman on Aug 14, 2020 12:22:09 PM

Eurofins providing COVID-19 analytical testing and services for Pennsylvania Long Term Care Facilities and vulnerable population citizens

Eurofins Central Laboratory, headquartered in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and a member of Eurofins Scientific, a global leader in testing and laboratory services, joined the COVID-19 Pennsylvania testing program after State Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine ordered the testing of nursing home residents and staff in the state.

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Eurofins Launches Lower Cost Highly Accurate COVID-19 PCR Test

Posted by Sandra Hageman on Aug 7, 2020 11:11:25 AM

Eurofins U.S. Clinical Diagnostics announced the launch date of its pooled PCR test to detect SARS-CoV-2 and significantly reduce the price per PCR test for clients. Pooling tests, historically used in blood banks, can now be used by the myriad of industries seeking a highly accurate and cost-effective means to conduct COVID-19 testing. Those industries include corporations, sports organizations, educational institutions, congregate care/nursing, and manufacturing.

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CRO Leadership Award-Eight Consecutive Years

Posted by Sandra Hageman on Jul 16, 2020 5:58:16 AM

For the 2020 CRO Leadership Awards, Life Science Leader magazine once again teamed up with Industry Standard Research (ISR) to determine the award recipients. More than 60 contract research organizations were assessed on over 20 performance metrics in ISR's annual CRO Quality Benchmarking survey. Eurofins is recognized as a recipient of these awards, exceeding customer expectations in Quality, Capabilities and Compatibility.

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Early Detection of Asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 Virus Spreaders

Posted by Sandra Hageman on Jul 3, 2020 10:35:02 AM

Eurofins publishes method for early detection of asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 virus spreaders, that does not require human PCR clinical testing

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