Viracor Eurofins Launches Labs@HOME, a Mobile Phlebotomy Service for Post-Transplant Patient Testing During COVID-19
Labs@HOME is a mobile phlebotomy, at-home blood draw service for immunocompromised patients who must limit interaction in the hospital during the COVID-19 outbreak. This service will aid in specimen collection for vital post-transplant testing, directly from a patient’s home.
CNN - Coronavirus Test Results Across the US
Viracor Eurofins said its labs are running up to 5,000 tests a day, many in 24 hours, but also said, “due to the backlog, unprecedented demand, pressures on our supply chain, and shipping delays … our turnaround time has been pushed beyond what we normally experience.
Eurofins Transplant Genomics and Viracor will Partner to Offer Remote Sample Collection Options to Support Care for Kidney Transplant Recipients During COVID-19 Outbreak
Transplant Genomics, Inc. today announced that it has partnered with sister Eurofins company Viracor, and established relationships with Quest and various mobile sample collection groups, to enable patients to have samples collected remotely for analysis with our unique catalog of tests critical to monitoring health of kidney transplant recipients without requiring them to visit transplant centers.
U.S. News - Missouri Lab Develops Test for Coronavirus
KCUR reports that Viracor Eurofins in Lee's Summit claims it is capable of performing more than 1,000 tests per day and returning results the same day.
Officials say the test would allow for expanding testing to patients who don't currently meet the eligibility criteria for public laboratory testing established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Kansas City Star - Coronavirus in Missouri and Kansas: Where and how to get tested, and what's changing
In the Kansas City area, three national private commercial labs — Quest Diagnostics, LabCorp and Lee’s Summit-based Viracor Eurofins — are now also processing tests. You cannot go there directly. Ask your doctor’s office if they use one of these labs and what criteria they use to decide who gets tested.
NPR KCUR 89.3 - Lab In Lee’s Summit Says It Has Developed A Rapid Test For The New Coronavirus
Viracor Eurofins, which was founded in 1983, says it's capable of performing more than 1,000 tests per day and returning results the same day. The test will allow clinicians to expand testing to patients who currently don't meet the eligibility criteria for public laboratory testing established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The National Kidney Registry and Viracor Eurofins Announce Coronavirus COVID-19 Rapid Turnaround Transplant Testing for Donors and Recipients
The National Kidney Registry (NKR) and Viracor Eurofins announced a partnership today to deliver testing for Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19 disease) to NKR's vast network of Member Centers.
Contract PHARMA - Eurofins Offers Coronavirus Testing Services
Global testing and laboratory services firm Eurofins, said two of its clinical diagnostic testing laboratories in the U.S. now offer testing for evaluation of COVID-19. On March 13, 2020, Viracor Eurofins, one of the largest infectious diseases testing laboratories in the U.S., is launching a stand-alone real time reverse transcriptase PCR assay for the qualitative detection of SARS-CoV-2.