IRVING, Texas, January 19, 2018 — Inform Diagnostics, formerly Miraca Life Sciences,
announced today that therapeutic drug monitoring is commercially available
for Renflexis (infliximab-abda), a biosimilar of Remicade® (infliximab).
Since launching the
InformTx™ therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM) services in June 2016, the company has expanded its TDM testing to now eight biologic
drugs that treat inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
Inform Diagnostics uses laboratory-validated ELISA technology for TDM.
Testing measures the level of the specified drug as well as patient-derived
antibodies to the specified drug. Testing results are reported within
five days. The company’s TDM report is unique in that it provides
clinicians with quantitative test results, historical test data, and practice
guidance from the most up-to-date peer-reviewed scientific literature.
About Inform Diagnostics
Headquartered in Irving, Texas, Inform Diagnostics is the largest independent
anatomic pathology provider in the United States. The company’s
laboratories are located in Dallas (Irving, Texas), Boston (Needham, Mass.),
Phoenix, and Union, N.J. Additionally, a large non-laboratory office is
located in Daphne, Alabama, as well as smaller offices and laboratories
in other cities. Previously known as Miraca Life Sciences since 2012,
Inform Diagnostics provides proven high-quality anatomic and clinical
pathology services, focusing on the fields of gastroenterology, dermatology,
hematology, urology, and breast health. The company’s team of more
than 80 distinguished subspecialist pathologists utilizes state-of-the-art
laboratories to serve more than 5,500 patients every day. For more information, visit