QuickVue

QuickVue®

Lab medicine A rapid pregnancy test designed for clinical lab use. See HCG.
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Marketed under the Sofia, QuickVue, D3 Direct Detection, Thyretain, Triage and InflammaDry leading brand names, as well as under the new Solana, AmpliVue and Lyra molecular diagnostic brands, Quidel's products aid in the detection and diagnosis of many critical diseases and conditions, including, among others, influenza, respiratory syncytial virus, Strep A, herpes, pregnancy, thyroid disease and fecal occult blood.
Marketed under the Sofia, QuickVue, D3 Direct Detection, Thyretain, Triage and InflammaDry brand names, as well as under the new Solana, AmpliVue and Lyra molecular diagnostic brands, Quidel's products aid in the detection and diagnosis of many critical diseases and conditions.
Formerly VP of R&D, he oversaw the QuickVue Influenza A+B lateral flow test development.
Each sample was analyzed using rapid QuickVue Influenza A + B test (Quidel, CA, USA) following the recommendations for collection and testing from US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO).
For CT, the ten diagnostics evaluated were the Gram stained urethral smear [19, 20], GeneXpert[R] Xpert CT/NG (Xpert CT/NG) (Cepheid, Sunnyvale, CA, USA) [21], aQcare Chlamydia TRF kit (Medisensor, Inc., Daegu, Korea) [22], Chlamydia Rapid Test (CRT) (Diagnostics for the Real World (Europe), Cambridge, UK) [23, 24], ACON Plate CT Rapid Test (ACON CT) (ACON Laboratories, San Diego, CA, USA) [23, 25], ACON NG and CT Duo test combo (ACON Duo) (ACON Laboratories, San Diego, CA, USA) [25], QuickVue Chlamydia Rapid Test (QuickVue) (Quidel Corporation, San Diego, CA, USA) [25, 26], Automated Urine Flow Cytometry (AUFC) of first void urine [20], Handilab-C (Zonda, Dallas, TX, USA) [26], and Biorapid Chlamydia Ag test (Biokit, S.A., Barcelona, Spain) [26].
The group of devices with intermediate performance consisted of the Sure-Vue, Combo, McKesson, Clinitest, QuPID, Beckman Coulter Icon 25, and QuickVue devices.
Despite low prevalence of influenza throughout most of the fourth quarter, the company exceeded its forecast for its flu tests, driven by strong demand for Sofia Influenza A+B and lower than expected cannibalization of its QuickVue business.
Williams et al., "Comparison of the MChip to viral culture, reverse transcription-PCR, and the QuickVue influenza A+B test for rapid diagnosis of influenza," Journal of Clinical Microbiology, vol.
This is consistent with the findings of Cooper et al., which demonstrated a sensitivity and specificity of 79% and 96%, respectively, for the test, using Quickvue one-step pregnancy test with a threshold of 25 mIU/ml.14 Karimian et al in their study examined vaginal washing in two ways, using a home pregnancy test with a threshold of 25 mIU/ml and through quantitative measurement of hCG15.
for 3M Healthcare) BinaxNOW Influenza A&B ** 12 0 0 (Inverness Medical) Remel X/pect Flu A&B (Thermo 9 0 0 Fisher Scientific) TRUFLU (Meridian Bioscience, 12 9 0 Inc.) OSOM Influenza A&B (Sekisui 12 9 0 Diagnostics) QuickVue Influenza A + B ** 12 12 0 (Quidel Corp.) QuickVue Influenza ** 12 9 0 (Quidel Corp.) BD Directigen EZ Flu A + B 12 12 9 (Becton, Dickinson and Co.) Status Flu A + B (Princeton 12 9 3 BioMeditech Corp.) RIDT kit (Company) A (pH1N1) * [10.sup.
QuickVue influenza test for rapid detection of influenza A and B viruses in a pediatric population.