Viracor-IBT Laboratories, Inc.’s Zika Virus RT-PCR Test Receives Emergency Use Authorization From the FDA

07/20/2016

Test Provides U.S. Physicians and Patients Same Day Results and the Option to Test Urine Alongside Blood

The National Kidney Registry Partners with Viracor-IBT Laboratories to Accelerate Living Donor Transplantation

08/13/2015

The National Kidney Registry (NKR) and Viracor-IBT Laboratories announced today a partnership to streamline pre-transplant serology testing for kidney donors.

Published scientific study proves efficacy of ImmuKnow® test, improving patient survival rate

06/11/2015

The study demonstrated that the ImmuKnow assay provided additional data which helped optimize immunosuppression, and ultimately improve patient survival rate3.

Viracor-IBT Partners with USA Today Transplant Coverage

06/13/2014

Viracor-IBT is excited to partner with USA Today's Transplants: The Gift of Life, an annual supplement bringing attention to transplantation and the organ donation industries united work to raise awareness about gifting one's organs in order to help save the lives of others.

Eurofins signs agreement to acquire Viracor-IBT Laboratories, Inc.

05/09/2014

Eurofins Scientific (EUFI.PA), the global leader in bio-analytical testing, and one of the world leaders in genomic services, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire ViraCor-IBT Laboratories, Inc. (VIBT) from majority owner Ampersand Capital and other shareholders for approximately $255m, subject to post-closing adjustments.

Viracor-IBT Laboratories' Acquisition of the National Institute of Transplantation Enhances Testing Services for Transplant Patients.

12/10/2013

Viracor-IBT Laboratories, Inc. announced today it has closed on its previously announced transaction to purchase assets associated with the laboratory operations of the National Institute of Transplantation (NIT), a non-profit organization committed to advancing the science and practice of transplantation. NIT made the decision to transfer its laboratory operations to Viracor-IBT to perpetuate the mission of its foundation, build on the legacy of its laboratory operations, and to provide testing services to more transplant patients across the U.S.

Viracor-IBT Laboratories Acquires Assets of the National Institute of Transplantation

11/13/2013

Viracor-IBT Laboratories, Inc. announced today it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase all assets associated with the laboratory operations of the National Institute of Transplantation (NIT), a non-profit organization committed to advancing the science and practice of transplantation.

Viracor-IBT Laboratories Acquires Assets of Cylex™

02/05/2013

Viracor-IBT Laboratories, Inc. announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase the assets of CylexTM, Inc., a global life sciences company focused on the development, manufacturing and commercialization of in vitro diagnostic products intended to illuminate immunity in the area of transplant medicine. 

Viracor-IBT Laboratories Launches the First Assay to Identify a New Type of Delayed, IgE-based Allergic Reaction to Certain Meats

09/13/2010

New Alpha-Gal IgE assay is the first to specifically detect antibodies associated with a delayed-onset allergic reaction to beef, pork, and lamb, the development of which has been linked to tick bites.

Viracor-IBT Laboratories Expands Fungal Testing Services with Launch of Aspergillus PCR Panel

06/09/2010

New testing service is the first to detect and measure deadly Invasive Pulmonary Aspergillosis

Viracor-IBT Laboratories to Present at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology’s Annual Meeting

11/04/2009

Scientists from Viracor-IBT Laboratories have been selected to provide four oral presentations and one poster presentation at this year’s American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology’s Annual Scientific Meeting in Miami, Florida.

Viracor-IBT Laboratories Launches Comprehensive Influenza and Respiratory Virus Testing Service

08/31/2009

New suite of tests identifies 2009 Influenza A H1N1 ("swine flu"), additional influenza subtypes and other common respiratory viruses, assisting physicians in improving patient care and ensuring appropriate antiviral use.

ViraCor Laboratories and IBT Laboratories Merging to Create Unique Specialty Diagnostics Company

06/30/2009

Combined company draws on latest scientific research to provide the most accurate, reliable and comprehensive immunology and infectious disease tests available.

ViraCor Laboratories Launches Ultrasensitive JC Virus Test

05/13/2009

New test will assist in the earlier diagnosis of Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy, a serious brain infection exclusively caused by JCV.

ViraCor Laboratories Launches Fastest Available Cytomegalovirus Antiviral Resistance Test

01/15/2009

New Service Provides Comprehensive Detection of Antiviral Resistant Virus Strains in Just Three Days, Helping Physicians Treat Patients Quickly, Improve Patient Outcomes and Reduce Healthcare Costs.

ViraCor Laboratories Helps Hospitals Effectively Navigate Impending Flu Season

11/17/2008

Unique clinical reference and research lab offers complex respiratory virus testing that improves patient care by allowing doctors to identify an infection quickly and accurately.

ViraCor Laboratories Launches Comprehensive Testing for Fungal Infections

10/01/2008

Service begins with the introduction of two tests Platelia Aspergillus EIA and Fungitell β-D Glucan

ViraCor’s Founder and CEO Flip Short Named 2008 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® in the Central Midwest Region

06/18/2008

Award Recognizes Entrepreneurial Excellence in Life Sciences Category

ViraCor Laboratories Launches New Enterovirus Test

05/30/2008

National Clinical Reference Laboratory Provides Results in Less Than 24 Hours, Leading to Faster Diagnosis of Virus that Infects Millions of Americans Each Year

IBT Laboratories to Launch New Pneumococcal Antibody Avidity Test at AAAAI Meeting

03/12/2008

Test builds on company's suite of tests to evaluate immune function

ViraCor Laboratories Is First National Reference Laboratory To Offer Novel Respiratory Viral Testing

01/04/2008

Newly-Cleared Respiratory Viral Panel Enables Clinicians to Improve Patient Care through Fast and Accurate Laboratory Diagnosis