Lab tests approved in the usa consist of those for HIV, HBV, gonorrhea and chlamydia.. Abbott to commercialize Celera’s CE-marked KIF6 genotyping assay outdoors U.S. The KIF6 genotyping assay detects a genetic marker that may be used in conjunction with medical evaluation and patient evaluation for the identification of people at risk for coronary heart disease , and in individuals for whom statin treatment has been regarded. This is the first of Celera’s proprietary cardiovascular genetics products to become CE marked. Beneath the 4-year agreement, Celera shall manufacture the KIF6 test kit that Abbott will distribute in the European Union, additional geographic areas that recognize the CE mark, and worldwide elsewhere, excluding the U.S.The Scientific Program, which opens officially on Mon, April 11, includes 18 general scientific sessions, three plenary classes, a global Symposium in storage of the Japanese neurosurgery pioneer Kenichiro Sugita, MD, 66 breakfast seminars, 174 oral abstract presentations, 500 electronic poster presentations almost, and 800 exhibit booths representing about 205 businesses. Keynote speaker, Nathaniel Philbrick, a champion sailor, award-winning scholar and bestselling author will give the Cushing Oration at 12:08 pm on Tuesday, April 12.