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CEO Corner - Thursday, June 13, 2019 iCubate is proud to be a part of ASM Microbe 2019. Many of us will be on site at the Moscone Center in San Francisco for this outstanding scientific conference. At ASM Microbe 2019, there are many ways to learn why iCubate is right for your lab. These include: 1) attend iCubate's workshop @ 1pm on Thursday, June 20th; 2) stop by booth 4241 at 1pm on Friday, June 21st to see how easy it is to use iCubate assays; 3) Wes Coleman will demonstrate operating the iCubate platform - or you can try it for yourself at 1pm on Saturday, June 22nd at booth 4241; and 4) on Sunday, June 23rd @ 1pm at booth 4241, join the discussion about the value iCubate brings to the clinical laboratory. Look forward to seeing you in San Francisco.   Carter Wells CEO, iCubate  

Yellowhammer News May 15, 2020 Huntsville Company Launches COVID19 Test

Huntsville company launches COVID-19 test designed to reduce exposure for healthcare workers For more, go to iCubate's COVID19 page. Have a question about iCubate's COVID19 test, Ask@iCubate.com ...
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iCubate Weekly Digest May 16, 2020

iCUBATE LAUNCHES COVID-19 DIAGNOSTIC TEST iCubate, provider of accurate and affordable syndromic diagnostic testing, announces the launch of the iC-COVID19 Assay™. As the demand for testing increases, iCubate now offers the iC-COVID19 Assay to expand needed coronavirus testing. Diagnostic testing continues to be a key part of efforts to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease. For more, go to iCubate's COVID19 page. Have a question about iCubate's COVID19 test, Ask@iCubate.com Watch iCubate◊For Everyone to see how iCubate is expanding COVID19 testing to help you and your community. Have a question, Ask@iCubate.com iCubate designed the iC-COVID19 Assay™ with the front line ...
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iCubate Weekly Digest April 26, 2020

As businesses begin to re-open in cities and states around the country, all of us at iCubate remind and encourage you to follow the advice of trusted institutions and leaders. Here is a link to the CDC's COVID19 site for the latest information. Also, below you will find stories about the importance of coronavirus testing. Fauci says coronavirus tests need to double before lockdowns are lifted Dr. Anthony Fauci says that coronavirus testing needs to at least double so lockdowns can be lifted safely — and he’s confident it will. The US currently gets through about 1.5 million to 2 million tests a ...
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iCubate Weekly Digest April 17, 2020

All of us are working to flatten the curve during the fight against coronavirus and taking proactive, protective steps plays a major part in these efforts. As iCubate continues to deliver iC-Systems and diagnostic assays to organizations around the world, it is done with the safety of our team in mind. iCubate has always been committed to providing a safe working environment and will continue to increase our efforts for our team and those in our community. We encourage others to stay vigilant as we work together to get through this time of crisis. Do your part to the stop ...
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iCubate Weekly Digest April 7, 2020

As the nation and the world continues to adjust to the impact of COVID-19, the team at iCubate is working to offer diagnostic solutions. We encourage each of you to follow the guidance provided by the CDC and other trusted voices. Below is the latest information from the CDC on face coverings. Additionally, take a moment to watch Shareable Science on COVID-19 from HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology. iCubate is grateful for the front line health care workers and everyone who is playing a role in combating COVID-19. These are undoubtedly uncertain and difficult times, but by working together as a community, we will get through this, ...
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Newsletter 3/27/20: iCubate to Join the Fight Against COVID-19

iCubate to join the fight against COVID-19 iCubate plans to soon offer a diagnostic test for COVID-19. iCubate's COVID-19 assay will run on the company's FDA-cleared, fully automated, random access system for the rapid detection of infectious pathogens. iCubate has contacted FDA to initiate the Emergency Use Authorization process. Due to recent changes in the FDA’s EUA process, however, iCubate plans to soon provide the COVID-19 Assay to areas where on-site testing may be the best option for improved patient care. The system can be placed in laboratories, hospitals and at temporary collection sites, testing stations and other point of ...
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COVID-19 FAQ

When person-to-person spread has occurred with other coronavirus types such as MERS and SARS, it is thought to have happened mainly via respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes, similar to how influenza and other respiratory pathogens spread. Spread of SARS and MERS between people has generally occurred between close contacts. What are the symptoms? Patients with COVID-19 have had mild to severe respiratory illness with symptoms including: Fever Cough Shortness of breath What is the incubation period? The CDC believes at this time that symptoms of COVID-19 may appear in as few as two days or ...
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INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS BASED IN HUNTSVILLE HELPING WITH CORONAVIRUS ILLNESS

WAAY, January 31, 2020 - In Huntsville, the new, dangerous strain of the coronavirus isn't an issue right now. But we found out how one Rocket City company is helping fight the outbreak. A company called iCubate designed a machine that can take a strain of a respiratory issue and single out the strain of the specific virus and possible symptoms. The CEO told WAAY-31 they last used it during the swine flu outbreak and with time, it could be used again to help fight coronavirus. This machine is somewhat of a tape recorder.... You take the virus' strain and ...
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