The Standard M10, an innovative point-of-care molecular diagnostic system by SD Biosensor has been approved for use in country by the Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN). This approval has been granted following the successful validation exercise to determine sensitivity, specificity, and accuracy of the device.
SD Biosensor, a global in-vitro diagnostics manufacturer and brand, has announced the award of World Health Organization (WHO) prequalification for five (5) of its rapid diagnostic test kits.
Following the WHO prequalification, global health organizations such as PEPFAR, USAID, and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria can now make procurements for national screening programs with a focus on the underserved population, particularly in resource deficient regions.
Codix Pharma Ltd receives feature in the Oxford Business Group Nigeria Health Focus Report
In this case study, Codix Pharma Ltd zooms in on how the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic have highlighted a lack of contract manufacturing opportunities and the need for good factories with quality manufacturing practices. It also touches on the increase in investment for health care in the country