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April 2020

The Point-of-Care Technologies Research Network (POCTRN), of which our Center is a member, has helped to launch the Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx) Program to accelerate the development, validation, and commercialization of innovative point-of-care and home-based tests, as well as improvements to clinical laboratory tests, that can detect SARS-CoV-2. Read More. 

Point-of-Care Tests Could Revolutionize STI Care

July 2019

These tests may improve disease management. Read More.

Patients may soon be able to receive chlamydia or gonorrhea test results in about 30 minutes

December 2018

Binx Health (formerly Atlas Genetics) will soon submit results of their platform's clinical studies to the Food and Drug Administration for 510(k) clearance. A team at the Center for POCTR for STDs tested the platform at clinics in Maryland and Ohio. Read More.