04:41 , Mar 3, 2017 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

PhenoTest BC Kit regulatory update

FDA approved the PhenoTest BC Kit from Accelerate to identify infectious organisms from blood and provide information on the antibiotic sensitivity of those organisms. The product was approved through the de novo premarket review pathway....
08:00 , Jan 4, 2016 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Accelerate ID/AST Blood Culture Assay: Pilot trial data

A pilot study of 146 positive blood culture samples and 127 samples seeded with challenging bacterial or fungal isolates showed that ID/AST Blood Culture Assay had an overall sensitivity of 96.6% and specificity of 99.4%...
07:00 , Aug 17, 2015 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Accelerate ID/AST Blood Culture Assay regulatory update

Accelerate received CE Mark approval for ID/AST Blood Culture Assay for use on the Accelerate ID/AST System to diagnose bacterial infections and assess antibiotic susceptibility. The in vitro test that performs culture-free genotypic and phenotypic...