BioGX, a global provider of molecular diagnostic solutions, announces the availability of three new Xfree™ Direct-Sample-to-Answer PCR multiplexes for the detection of Group A Streptococcus, Mycoplasma pneumoniae and Flu A, Flu B, COVID-19 N1/RdRp. Xfree Flu A, Flu B, COVID-19 and Group A Streptococcus were previously CE-IVD marked while Mycoplasma pneumoniae is available as research use only. Laboratories can request custom manufactured formats for high-throughput use that may be validated for their intended use on a variety of real-time PCR platforms including, the BioGX pixl™, Applied Biosystems 7500, ThermoFisher QuantStudio and Bio-Rad CFX Touch.

“Our Xfree chemistry has proven to be highly robust in our FDA-EUA COVID-19 test. We are excited to offer expanded respiratory panels to  equip our customers with cost-effective, rapid PCR  workflows,” said Shahin Iqbal, Ph.D., President & COO of BioGX.

Xfree technology provides a complete lyophilized test in a single tube in the trusted BioGX Sample-Ready™ format for extraction-free, direct sample addition real-time PCR testing. This format eliminates pre-treatment and nucleic acid extraction steps, enabling labs with a simple Sample-to-Answer workflow. The test can be shipped anywhere in the world without refrigeration.

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