Diagnostics Press Releases

Inventor of Shingrix™ Develops New Chickenpox and Shingles Virus Detection Test

Inventor of Shingrix™ Develops New Chickenpox and Shingles Virus Detection Test

Viro Research, developer of high quality biologics and reagents, announced today the launch of ZosterGent™ for lesion testing of at-risk patients suspected of having chickenpox or shingles, such as immunosuppressed populations like pregnant women or those with HIV, cancer, or organ transplants. Viro Research was co-founded by…

First Light Diagnostics Names New Chief Financial Officer

First Light Diagnostics Names New Chief Financial Officer

First Light Diagnostics, Inc., a developer of breakthrough automated products for rapid, sensitive, and cost-effective diagnosis of life-threatening, antibiotic-resistant infections, has appointed Andrew Wilsack as the company’s new CFO. “Andrew’s broad experience across disciplines will be an asset for us,” said…

InspectIR Systems Begins COVID-19 Detection Trial

InspectIR Systems Begins COVID-19 Detection Trial

InspectIR Systems, LLC, a purpose-driven company with proprietary measurement methods, devices and tools, has begun clinical trials aimed at detecting the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). InspectIR partnered with University of North Texas Associate Dean of Research, College of Science, Dr. Guido Verbeck and…

First Light Diagnostics Posters and Abstracts Accepted, Part of ECCMID 2020 Abstract Book

First Light Diagnostics Posters and Abstracts Accepted, Part of ECCMID 2020 Abstract Book

First Light Diagnostics, a developer of breakthrough automated products for rapid, sensitive, and cost-effective diagnosis of life-threatening, antibiotic-resistant infections, today announced the acceptance of two posters as part of the 30th Annual European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases…

First Light Diagnostics Receives $1.1 Million 'Paycheck Protection Program' Loan Under the CARES Act

First Light Diagnostics Receives $1.1 Million 'Paycheck Protection Program' Loan Under the CARES Act

First Light Diagnostics, Inc., a developer of breakthrough automated products for rapid, sensitive, and cost-effective diagnosis of life-threatening, antibiotic-resistant infections, has acquired a “Paycheck Protection Program” (PPP) loan with the US Small Business Administration (SBA) as part of the US…

First Light Diagnostics Appoints New Chief Operating Officer

First Light Diagnostics Appoints New Chief Operating Officer

First Light Diagnostics, a developer of breakthrough automated products for rapid, sensitive, and cost-effective diagnosis of life-threatening, antibiotic-resistant infections, has named Dr. Joanne Spadoro as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Dr. Spadoro is a recognized leader in the in vitro diagnostics and…

South Korean IVD Company, SUGENTECH's, COVID-19 IgM-IgG Rapid Test Listed on FDA

South Korean IVD Company, SUGENTECH's, COVID-19 IgM-IgG Rapid Test Listed on FDA

'SGTi-flex COVID-19 IgM&IgG’ is an immunochromatographic test kit for the qualitative determination of COVID-19’s IgM and IgG antibodies in whole blood (finger prick or venous), serum or plasma. The kits are accurate and easy to use, and results can be…

oneservice AG, announces the appointment of Jonathan Mensch as the new President of oneservice Inc. North America

oneservice AG, announces the appointment of Jonathan Mensch as the new President of oneservice Inc. North America

Jonathan brings with him more than 10 years of experience in senior, global leadership roles focusing on commercial operations, service solutions and project management. Most recently as president of MJM Consulting and prior to that QIAGEN. Matthias Raquet, CEO, said,…

First Light Diagnostics to Present at New England Venture Summit

First Light Diagnostics to Present at New England Venture Summit

First Light Diagnostics, a developer of breakthrough automated products for rapid, sensitive, and cost-effective diagnosis of life-threatening, antibiotic-resistant infections, today announced David Macdonald, President and CEO of First Light Diagnostics, will be among the presenters at the 2019 New England…

Dr. Melvin Weinstein Becomes a Member of First Light Diagnostics Clinical Advisory Board

Dr. Melvin Weinstein Becomes a Member of First Light Diagnostics Clinical Advisory Board

​First Light Diagnostics, a developer of breakthrough automated products for rapid, sensitive and cost-effective diagnosis of life-threatening, antibiotic-resistant infections, today announced the addition of Melvin P. Weinstein, M.D., to the company’s world-class, international Clinical Advisory Board. “Dr. Weinstein is a recognized…

First Light Diagnostics Joins Global Initiative to Combat Antibiotic Resistance

First Light Diagnostics Joins Global Initiative to Combat Antibiotic Resistance

 First Light Diagnostics, a developer of breakthrough automated products for rapid, sensitive and cost-effective diagnosis of life-threatening, antibiotic-resistant infections, today announced their participation in the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Challenge. First Light’s MultiPath™ platform…

Kaiser Associates' Healthcare Practice is Now Kx Advisors

Kaiser Associates' Healthcare Practice is Now Kx Advisors

​​​In recognition of consistent year-over-year increases in business and to signal its ongoing commitment to, and investment in, its Healthcare Practice, Kaiser Associates is pleased to announce the launch of Kx Advisors. Kx Advisors is a healthcare strategy consultancy dedicated…

First Light Diagnostics CEO David Macdonald to Present at BIO Investor Forum

First Light Diagnostics CEO David Macdonald to Present at BIO Investor Forum

First Light Diagnostics, a developer of breakthrough automated products for rapid, sensitive, and cost-effective diagnosis of life-threatening, antibiotic-resistant infections, today announced that First Light’s CEO, David Macdonald, will be among the presenters at the 2019 BIO Investor Forum. The BIO…

Dr. Angela Caliendo Joins First Light Diagnostics Clinical Advisory Board

Dr. Angela Caliendo Joins First Light Diagnostics Clinical Advisory Board

​​​First Light Diagnostics, a developer of breakthrough automated products for rapid, sensitive, and cost-effective diagnosis of life-threatening, antibiotic-resistant infections, today announced the addition of Angela M. Caliendo, M.D., Ph.D., to the company’s world-class, international clinical advisory board. “Angie’s expertise and…

Dr. Joanne Spadoro Joins First Light Diagnostics

Dr. Joanne Spadoro Joins First Light Diagnostics

​First Light Diagnostics, Inc., a developer of breakthrough automated products for rapid, sensitive and cost-effective diagnosis and treatment of life-threatening, antibiotic-resistant infections, today announced the addition of Dr. Joanne Spadoro as its Vice President of R&D and Regulatory Affairs. Dr. Spadoro…

First Light Diagnostics MultiPath™ Part of Innovation Alley at IDWeek 2019

First Light Diagnostics MultiPath™ Part of Innovation Alley at IDWeek 2019

First Light Diagnostics, Inc., a developer of breakthrough automated products for rapid, sensitive, and cost-effective diagnosis and treatment of life-threatening, antibiotic-resistant infections, today announced their participation at IDWeek 2019 from Oct. 2 – 6 in Washington, DC. First Light Diagnostics…

ChunLab Releases Beta Version of TrueBac ID, the Genome-Based Diagnostic Solution for Bacterial Identification

ChunLab Releases Beta Version of TrueBac ID, the Genome-Based Diagnostic Solution for Bacterial Identification

​​​ChunLab, a leader in the field of bioinformatics for bacterial taxonomy and microbiome, released the beta version of TrueBacTM ID system, the world’s first genome-based cloud solution for bacterial identification, targeting over 12,000 species. Accurate bacterial identification has been a scientific…

First Light Diagnostics MultiPath™ Platform to Be Showcased at AACC 2019

First Light Diagnostics MultiPath™ Platform to Be Showcased at AACC 2019

​First Light Diagnostics, a developer of breakthrough automated products for rapid, sensitive, and cost-effective diagnosis of life-threatening, antibiotic-resistant infections, today announced their participation at the American Association for Clinical Chemistry’s (AACC) 71st Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo in…

First Light Diagnostics Receives Technology Innovation Leader Award at Frost & Sullivan Gala

First Light Diagnostics Receives Technology Innovation Leader Award at Frost & Sullivan Gala

First Light Diagnostics, a developer of breakthrough automated products for rapid, sensitive, and cost-effective diagnosis of life-threatening, antibiotic-resistant infections, formally received their award for Technology Innovation at the 2019 Frost & Sullivan Excellence in Best Practices Awards Gala on July…

First Light Adds New Multimedia to Website

First Light Adds New Multimedia to Website

​​First Light Diagnostics, a developer of breakthrough automated products for rapid, sensitive and cost-effective diagnosis of life-threatening, antibiotic-resistant infections, today announced the introduction of new multimedia content on the homepage of the First Light Diagnostics website.  The new content offers…

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