Why We Started (TBT): HIV Testing

Why HIV Testing is ImportantHIV Testing is critical to reducing its spread. The CDC recommends that all people ages 13-64 get tested at least once, and individuals deemed high risk should be tested more frequently. A positive test allows individuals to then seek treatment (there are several forms of effective treatment currently available) and prevent […]

Equine Today: The Importance of Having a Biosecurity Program at Your Practice

Fluxergy’s is launching its environmental salmonella assay where equine practices and facilities can add in-house PCR testing to their biosecurity program. This avoids central lab processing and allows clinicians to clear stalls after simple overnight enrichment. Contact SalesWhat is Biosecurity?Biosecurity describes all the human actions that go into preventing disease in horses and people. There […]

Fluxergy Food Safety Use Cases: Testing Raw Milk

All dairy products must begin with safe, high quality raw milk. Due to milk’s high water content (87%), it is highly susceptible to tampering at the manufacturing level or through middlemen, and its nutritive value lends milk to being the ideal medium for bacterial growth. Thus, testing milk is critical to maintaining quality and ensuring […]

Equine Status Update

Here’s a link to Dr. Pusterla’s discussion about the benefits of having a biosecurity program at your practice, specifically for environmental monitoring of salmonella. This was taken from an AAEP 2020 virtual showcase session. Thanks Dr. Pusterla for your insights and guidance on how molecular testing can benefit vets in the clinical decision-making process!Environmental salmonella […]

Health & Wellness: What Urinalysis Could Say About Your Well-being

Most people would agree that only looking at your bank account once a year is a bad idea, yet when we look at our own health, the only data many of us collect is from a once-a-year checkup, in which doctors will run a series of laboratory tests. These tests are a single data point […]

Slow the Spread

How a Dual LFA and PCR COVID-19 Test Can Reduce Transmission RatesFluxergy already has a CE-IVD approved qPCR COVID-19 test on the market and is currently developing an LFA COVID-19 test. While testing for COVID-19 by itself is already extremely important to reducing transmission rate of the virus (clear, positive results make people more likely […]

HIV Testing

Why We Started (TBT): HIV TestingWhy HIV Testing is ImportantHIV Testing is critical to reducing its spread. The CDC recommends that all people ages 13-64 get tested at least once, and individuals deemed high risk should be tested more frequently. A positive test allows individuals to then seek treatment (there are several forms of effective […]