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Flu tests from R-Biopharm also detect new virus variants

Darmstadt, November 25, 2022 – The flu season has begun and different virus variants are also circulating in Germany. With the flu tests from biotechnology company R-Biopharm, patients quickly have certainty: Its RIDA®GENE Flu assays also reliably detect the two novel variants. The company made the announcement with regard to influenza A H1N1pdm09, which is… Read More »

New flights added to Qld virus alerts

Queensland has added two new Virgin Australia flights to its growing list of Covid exposure sites. Passengers on flight VA924 from Brisbane to Sydney, taking off at 8.05am on Saturday June 26, and flight VA957 from Sydney to Brisbane, taking off at 3.56pm on the same day, are now considered casual contacts of a confirmed… Read More »

Victoria begins its fourth virus lockdown

Victoria’s fourth COVID-19 lockdown is now underway as authorities urge people to get vaccinated to ensure this is the state’s last. The seven-day, statewide shutdown kicked in from midnight after a cluster of 26 cases of the Indian variant of the virus emerged in Whittlesea in Melbourne’s north. “The vaccine is really our only ticket… Read More »