Bloomberg Law
Free Newsletter Sign Up
Login
BROWSE
Bloomberg Law
Welcome
Login
Advanced Search Go
Free Newsletter Sign Up

Orasure’s Covid-19 Saliva Test Gets Emergency Use Authorization

Sept. 24, 2020, 10:12 AM

OraSure Technologies’ ORAcollect RNA saliva collection device has been included in the FDA Emergency Use Authorization granted to Quadrant Biosciences for a Covid-19 laboratory test.

  • This is the sixth EUA to include a collection device from the Company’s DNA Genotek subsidiary and the first to exclusively utilize a saliva collection method
  • The non-invasive saliva swab test determines the presence or absence of SARS-CoV-2 viral RNA, and will be immediately available for use by clinical laboratories, physicians’ offices, urgent care clinics and hospitals
  • NOTE: Aug. 6, OraSure’s Covid-19 Test Setback to Disappoint, Jefferies Says

To view the source of this ...