Antibiotic-Resistance-Screening Diagnostic Wins CE Mark
Jan 9, 2019 @ 9:21

"Novodiag CarbaR+, a test for detecting carbapenemase-producing enterobacteriaceae (CPE) in just 80 minutes, has been issued CE Marking for an IVD. CPE are bacteria that are resistant to the carbapenem class of antibiotics, and early detection could help clinicians quickly identify affected patients.

“The rapid diagnosis of CPE enables early-decision making for the selection of appropriate treatment (with or without antibiotics) at an early stage for the infected patient, increasing the likelihood of positive outcomes,” Tuomas Tenkanen, CEO of Mobidiag"

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