Biomedica

COVID-19: RnD | Diagnostics | Infection Control

Biomedica provides a comprehensive solution for COVID-19 and Companion Diagnostics.

 

The COVID-19 pandemic is rapidly growing, and outbreak investigations are ongoing. It is important to track, test and treat as good and fast as possible.
Biomedica provides a comprehensive solution for COVID-19 and Companion Diagnostics as well as Research Tools and Medical Products to fight against COVID-19.

Diagnostics

Biomedica provides a comprehensive solution for COVID-19 and Companion Diagnostics. We offer the complete package for the COVID-19 Diagnostics which includes real-time quantitative polymerase chain reaction (RT-qPCR) tests, point-of-care testing of IgM/IgG and enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (ELISA). Important element of COVID-19 response will be the rapid detection and appropriate management of co-infections and secondary infections. Here we provide products for the Companion Diagnostics too.
Together with our partners, we work to ensure continuous access to products and support.
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RT-qPCR Tests – The Gold Standard

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Controls & Extraction


Swabs/Transport Medium

  • Transport medium incl. Rayon/Dacron/Flocked swabs by Vircell
  • Swab with VTM 3mL by Nodford
  • Single Covid 19 Mouth and Throat Swab (for the NaGene Kit and others)

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ELISAs

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POCT

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COVID-19 – Companion Diagnostics

  • Triage mild of servere outcome

    • suPAR is a marker of chronic inflammation, which is associated with clinical severity and mortality. With regard to COVID-19, it is likely that suPAR can triage whether patients will have a mild or a severe outcome of the infection. Learn more please click: LINK

  • Bacterial and Fungal Co-Infections / Sepsis
    Bacterial and fungal co-infections, including antibiotic resistance are shown in the early data from Wuhan. This confirms the previous pandemic data that indicated bacterial co-infection rates as high as 29%, and rates of sepsis above 30% among ICU patients.

    • T2 Biosystems provides the only FDA-cleared products to identify bacterial and fungal pathogens as well as resistances directly from whole blood by using fully automated T2 Magnetic Resonance technology (T2Dx).
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    • Invasive Candidiasis presents an increasing incidence, affecting immunocompromised patients the most. An early and accurate diagnosis is crucial to minimize the increase in mortality.
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    • ß-D-Glucan Test for early detection of invasive fungal infection. A kinetic turbidimetric assay with ready to use reagents.
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    • Rapid Tests for Streptococcus pneumoniae Identification
      Uni-Gold S.pneumoniae by Trinity Biotech - LINK
      BIOSYNEX S.pneumoniae - LINK

  • Therapy related

    • Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase (G-6-PDH) Assay tests for the most frequent x-linked deficiency. Quantitative and qualitative Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase (G-6-PDH) Assay is used in context off Chloroquine treatment.
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    • Plasma donation for COVID19 treatment
      One Lambda LSM Multi Kit for the detection of anti HLA and HNA antibodies on Luminex Platforms. According to Paul Ehrlich Institute recommendation: LINK
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  • Coagulation related
    The recent release of ISTH interim guidance on recognition and management of coagulopathy in COVID-19 suggests increased testing for routine parameters like PT, FIB, DDi. With all the different publications and guidelines around COVID-19 and haemostatic changes, our partner Stago UK has created an educational page on this topic. LINK


Research and Development

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Infection Control

Biomedica offers a wide range of products to prevent and control COVID-19 transmission.

  • Face Masks
  • Hand Disinfection Devices & Solutions
  • Surface Disinfection
  • Air Filtration / Mobile Air Decontamination
  • Infection Control Beddings