Is FirmaLab CLIA certified?
Does FirmaLab require a minimum testing volume?
What sort of testing can FirmaLab do?
FirmaLab can support saliva swabs with < 1mL of sample. For samples of > 3mL we only accept nasopharyngeal swab. FirmaLab is also integrated, including both variant sequencing testing and pooling — unlike any other industrial diagnostic facility.
Does FirmaLab provide testing kits?
FirmaLab provides testing kits — sample tubes, swabs, and bags.
How does FirmaLab ensure testing quality?
FirmaLab adheres to strict scientific validation studies and suggested guidelines under CAP.
What is FirmaLab average turnaround time for COVID-19 tests?
Turnaround time (TAT) for 99% of tests between 6-24 hours.
What is FirmaLab average turnaround time for sequencing?
Turnaround time (TAT) for sequencing between 3-7 days.
Does FirmaLab integrate with LIS systems?
FirmaLab can integrate with multiple LIS systems. Compatibility depends on multiple factors including tube size, storage requirements, solution, reagent kits, and sample state.