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FDA Grants Abbott Marketing Clearance for Zika Virus Test

Feb. 3, 2017
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The FDA has authorized marketing of Abbott’s real-time Zika test, which is used to detect Zika virus in whole blood for emergency use.

The test is designed for use on the m2000 real-time system and it provides results within five to seven hours. — Cynthia Jessup

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