Tag: variants

Innovation, Research

Researchers confirm newly developed inhaled vaccine delivers broad protection against SARS-CoV-2, variants of concern

February 9, 2022

Via: ScienceDaily

Scientists at McMaster University who have developed an inhaled form of COVID vaccine have confirmed it can provide broad, long-lasting protection against the original strain of SARS-CoV-2 and variants of concern. The research, recently published in the journal Cell, reveals […]


Coronavirus company news summary – Sanger Sequencing detects SAR-CoV-2 variants – Australian regulator to assess rise in Covid-19 test costs

January 4, 2022


Milford Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory’s Sanger Sequencing is claimed to detect all known SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern and interest, including Omicron and Delta. Director Sin Hang Lee said that the high complexity CLIA-certified laboratory offers the diagnostic test to patients as […]

Biomarker, Innovation

Seegene launches new test to identify SARS-CoV-2 variants

July 14, 2021


South Korea-based biotech Seegene has introduced a new multiplex polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test that can screen for six emerging SARS-CoV-2 variants, including the Delta and Delta Plus variants. The Allplex SARS-CoV-2 Variants II Assay obtained CE mark last month […]