Tag Archives: SARS-CoV-2

New release of “COVID-19 Pneumonia Image Analysis Program”

New release of “COVID-19 Pneumonia Image Analysis Program” Supports diagnostic imaging of new coronavirus pneumonia Automatic analysis of chest CT images using AI technology Fujifilm Co., Ltd. (President: Kenji Sukeno) has indicated and confirmed the possibility (confidence) that the chest CT image contains characteristic imaging findings of the new coronavirus pneumonia (hereinafter, COVID-19 pneumonia). We have […]

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New Coronavirus Mutant Strain Detection Reagent

New coronavirus mutant strain detection reagent “E484Q mutation detection kit” Fujifilm Wako Pure Chemical Industries, Ltd. (Headquarters: Chuo‐ku, Osaka, President: Kazuo Shiraki) will release the new coronavirus mutant strain detection reagent “E484Q Mutation Detection Kit” (research reagent) from today. This kit is one step RT‐qPCR method* 1By using it in, it is possible to detect […]

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New Release of Anti-virus Film “Hydro Ag + VIRUS PLUS”

New release of anti-virus film “Hydro Ag + VIRUS PLUS” Antibacterial and antiviral effects last for a long time by utilizing the original antibacterial technology “Hydro Ag + ” Confirmed the inactivating effect of the new coronavirus * 1 Fujifilm Co., Ltd. (President: Kenji Sukeno) has developed a commercial antiviral film “Hydro Ag + VIRUS PLUS ” that has a long-lasting antibacterial and antiviral effect due […]

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New Coronavirus “N501Y” “E484K” Mutation Detection Kit Released British, South African, and Brazilian Viruses Detection

  High-sensitivity detection of mutant new coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 New coronavirus “N501Y” “E484K” mutation detection kit released British, South African, and Brazilian viruses detected (Fujifilm Wako Junyaku) Fujifilm Wako Pure Chemical Industries, Ltd. (Headquarters: Chuo‐ku, Osaka, President: Kazuo Shiraki) is a one‐step RT‐qPCR. Law * The “N501Y Mutation Detection Kit” and “E484K Mutation Detection Kit” (both […]

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Fujifilm Releases New COVID-19 Ag Antigen Test Kit

New release of new coronavirus antigen test kit “COVID-19 Ag” Applying high-sensitivity detection technology by silver salt amplification reaction For infectious disease testing device “Fuji Dry Chem IMMUNO AG” series FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Kenji Sukeno) has announced a new coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) antigen test kit “Fuji Dry Chem IMMUNO AG” that applies high-sensitivity detection technology based […]

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Fujifilm Restarting Avigan Trial in Japan to Treat COVID-19

Fujifilm suffered a setback with Avigan in December after the trial data was considered to be inconclusive since it wasn’t a double-blind study. Fujifilm’s new study will involve about 270 patients with the goal of seeking approval again in October for the treatment of mildly sick patients that are not pregnant. Fujifilm is expected to […]

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