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2020-02-20

 

Hamburg, February 20, 2020, altona Diagnostics GmbH, today announced the launch of the RealStar® SARS-CoV-2 RT-PCR Kit 1.0. The assay is based on real-time RT-PCR technology, for the detection of SARS-CoV-2 (previously 2019-nCoV) which is the causative agent of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

2019-02-07

 

Hamburg, February 07, 2019 altona Diagnostics GmbH, today announced the launch of the AltoStar® HCV RT-PCR Kit 1.5, an in vitro diagnostic test, based on real-time RT-PCR technology, for the detection and quantification of hepatitis C virus (HCV) specific RNA (genotypes 1 to 6). Read more

2018-06-25

altona Diagnostics Brasil LTDA, São Paulo, the Brazilian subsidiary of the German infectious disease specialist altona Diagnostics GmbH (altona), Hamburg, got registration approval of ANVISA for its real-time PCR kit to detect RNA of Zika virus in human sample material.

2018-04-19

altona Diagnostics celebrates the launch of the AltoStar® Molecular Diagnostic Workflow.The recently developed CE-IVD marked system will be shown at the ECCMID 2018 which will take place in Madrid, Spain, from 21 - 24 April 2018.

2017-05-31

Together with our local partners we initiated a new cooperation project to contribute the process of integrating refugees. As first trainee Mustafa Abdulrazak Jadaa starts his medical technical assistant education in August.