Analysis of stool samples is a frequent task in clinical diagnostics. Heike Calado Duarte and Carlo Farah from our R&D team talk to us about the challenges involved and what you should pay [...]
During the COVID-19 pandemic, there were significantly fewer infections with diarrhea-causing pathogens such as norovirus. However, with the relaxation of countermeasures against COVID-19, the [...]
All RIDA®GENE SARS CoV-2 tests detect the new variant Omicron (B1.1.529) with the usual sensitivity and reliability
The Omicron variant does not show any mutations in the areas detected by our assays and is therefore positively detected by RIDA®GENE SARS-CoV-2 (Art. No. PG6815/ PG6820) and RIDA®GENE Flu & [...]
The COVID-19 infection figures continue to rise and with them the fear: How long can regular school operations be maintained? Experts warn of renewed school closings and recommend specific measures.
As temperatures grow colder, the risk of catching the flu virus and spreading the infection among the population rises as well. But what makes the influenza virus so dangerous? For Virus [...]
Sexually transmitted infections/diseases (STIs or STDs) like syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydia are on the rise worldwide. But still hardly anyone talks about it.