Marcy-l’Étoile, France – February 1st, 2023 – bioMérieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, launches MAESTRIA™. This new generation middleware for the microbiology laboratory aims at providing a central software tool for the workflow management of all routine activities.
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.
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
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
Marcy l’Etoile, France – March 18, 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.
Marcy l’Etoile, France – February 3rd , 2021 – bioMérieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, today announced the CE marking of the innovative NEPHROCHECK® assay to detect kidney stress in patients at risk of acute kidney injury (AKI).
bioMérieux announces the expansion of the CE marking of its molecular biology ARGENE® SARS-CoV-2 diagnostic test to include saliva specimens.
Marcy l’Etoile, France – November 16, 2020 – bioMérieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, has announced the expansion of its ARGENE® range for the detection of SARS-CoV-2. As a complement to nasopharyngeal swab specimens, the singleplex SARS-CoV-2 R-GENE® real-time PCR test may now be used on saliva and oropharyngeal (throat) swab specimens for the detection of the virus that causes COVID-19. This development helps optimize laboratory workflows.