FDA Clears New Antibody Test to Help in SLE Diagnosis

FDA Clears New Antibody Test to Help in SLE Diagnosis

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FDA Clears New Antibody Test to Help in SLE Diagnosis

Thermo Fisher Scientific has received regulatory authorization in the U.S. to market its EliA Rib-P blood test, designed to improve the diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), particularly in patients without hallmark antinuclear antibodies (ANAs). The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared the new antibody test, along with a second Thermo blood test, called EliA RNA Pol III, for the diagnosis of systemic sclerosis (SSc). Also known as scleroderma, SSc is another autoimmune disease —…

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