30.04.2020

200,000 serological antibody tests per week

SYNLAB ramps up capacity for CE-IVD certified tests of the latest generation

On top of its extensive PCR test capacity in SARS-CoV-2 diagnostics, SYNLAB will be all set to perform 200,000 SARS-CoV-2 antibody tests a week starting from May. With its selection of CE-marked serological tests from leading suppliers, SYNLAB is the first lab service provider to offer this volume of latest-generation serology testing in Europe.

Beside mapping out previous SARS-CoV-2 exposure, the new lab-based test will provide better overall understanding of the novel coronavirus. Insights on the longevity and immune responses of antibodies will prepare the ground for future Covid-19 treatment and vaccination.

“We are proud to be part of this critical next step in tracing and containing the pandemic”, says Mathieu Floreani, CEO of SYNLAB Group, “especially with the enhanced diagnostic capacity coming at a crucial time, as parts of the world prepare for safe workplace returns.

 

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