FDA grants emergency use authorization for Hologic's Aptima zika virus assay
Hologic Inc: FDA grants emergency use authorization for Hologic's Aptima® zika virus assay . Aptima zika virus assay has not been FDA cleared or approved and is only authorized for use for duration of declaration that circumstances exist justifying authorization of emergency use . New diagnostic test for detection of zika virus now available for use on fully automated panther system .Aptima zika virus assay will be available for use in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and U.S. Territories.