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Lumos Diagnostics raises AU$25m in oversubscribed pre-IPO capital raise

October 6, 2020

Lumos Diagnostics has closed an oversubscribed AU$25 million pre-IPO capital raise, ahead of an anticipated 2021 Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) listing.

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September 17, 2020

New Study Highlights the Utility of the FebriDx® Test for Rapid Triage and Identification of COVID-19

Lumos Diagnostics today announced the publication of a COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) clinical trial in The International Journal of Clinical Practice. Kettering General Hospital in the UK prospectively performed a clinical assessment of the FebriDx® point-of-care (POC) fingerstick blood test to rapidly assess and differentiate viral from bacterial symptomatic respiratory infections. The study concluded that FebriDx could be deployed as part of a reliable triage strategy for identifying symptomatic cases as possible COVID-19 in the pandemic.

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September 8, 2020

FebriDx® Test Featured in UK National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Medtech Innovation Briefing (MIB)

Lumos Diagnostics rapid point-of-care (POC) FebriDx® test was featured in a Medtech Innovation Briefing (MIB), as part of the United Kingdom’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidance for the COVID-19 pandemic response. This MIB addresses the impact that the FebriDx test can have on the concurrent COVID-19 pandemic and antimicrobial resistance global health crises.

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July 27, 2020

New Study Suggests FebriDx® as a ‘Front Door Triage Tool’ in the Fight Against COVID-19

A new study in the Journal of Infection by Dr. Tristan Clark, et al. titled "Diagnostic accuracy of the FebriDx host response point-of-care test in patients hospitalised with suspected COVID-19" identifies the FebriDx® test as a rapid, highly accurate, and affordable 'front door triage tool' to help healthcare providers differentiate viral from bacterial infection in patients with suspected COVID-19.

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May 18, 2020

A New Algorithm for Sustainable Testing Capacity in Response to a Pandemic

A peer-reviewed article just published in the Annals of Medicine titled "Multi-tiered screening and diagnosis strategy for COVID-19: a model for sustainable testing capacity in response to pandemic" describes an algorithm for sustainable testing capacity to efficiently evaluate patients in response to a pandemic.

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April 7, 2020

UK NHS Could Save £89 Million and Further the Fight Against Antimicrobial Resistance

A new study just published in the Journal of Medical Economics found that the FebriDx® test could save the UK healthcare system up to £89 million a year on unnecessary antibiotics, and further its efforts in the fight against antimicrobial resistance.

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March 26, 2020

Lumos Diagnostics Supports the Victorian Healthcare System by Providing FebriDx® for a Pilot Evaluation in the Triaging of Acute Respiratory Infection Patients

Lumos Diagnostics supports the Victorian healthcare system by providing FebriDx® for a pilot evaluation in the triaging of acute respiratory infection patients

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