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CE CERTIFICATION

FOR THE ANTIGEN HOME-TEST

After MEXACARE was the first German company to receive CE certification for the antibody home test in spring 2021, MEXACARE is now the first German ISO-certified manufacturer of in-vitro diagnostics to have another full CE certification for the MEXACARE antigen home test from the notified body CE0483 received.

The full CE certification, with up to 600 pages of documentation, thus replaces the temporary special approval of the BfArM, under which the currently available rapid tests were brought into circulation temporarily (using a comparatively simple and intransparent express procedure) and outside of the regular approval procedure.

With a sensitivity of 99.9% – even with a high Ct value of up to 34 – the home antigen test from the German in-vitro diagnostics manufacturer MEXACARE is extremely sensitive, and thus also the earliest stages of a potential detect infection.

VDGH CLAIMS:

RETHINK THE TEST STRATEGY

Against the background of the current pandemic situation in Germany, the Association of the Diagnostics Industry, VDGH, calls for a realignment of the national test strategy.

Above all, the antibody tests that have long been used in other health systems (e.g. France, Italy, GB, Austria) should play an important role.

With the increasing vaccination coverage of the population, antibody diagnostics are becoming much more important than before.

Antibody tests can help in three important areas:

In demonstrating the effectiveness of the vaccines available!

Here, antibody tests can be used to determine evidence-based knowledge about the effectiveness of the vaccines. In addition, an individual success control, as well as the acquisition of new knowledge in patients with previous illnesses (e.g. immunosuppressed patients) is guaranteed.

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MEXACARE TEST CENTERS

OPENED SUCCESSFULLY

The need for rapid tests remains high. In order to be able to meet the great demand, the German diagnostics manufacturer MEXACARE is opening its own test centers.

The first own test center was successfully started in Bad Münstereifel, as the exclusive partner of the City Outlet, in order to reliably test the local retail trade and the population with verifiably 99.9% sensitive tests (even with a Ct value of 34).

With up to 400 tests per day (including symptom query, registration, data collection and actual test execution), the capacities of the MEXACARE rapid test center are well used.

MEXACARE also offers other rapid test centers a 30-day supply of the safe MEXACARE COVID-19 home test antigen without the need for pre-financing.

MEXACARE thus makes a sustainable contribution to fighting pandemics, because responsible testing only makes sense with safe tests in order to get the pandemic under control.

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STATE GOVERNMENT OF BADEN-WÜRTTEMBERG

TRUSTS IN MEXACARE

There are problems with the delivery of corona rapid tests in Baden-Württemberg. The state government justifies this with nationwide bottlenecks.

With this background, the Heidelberg diagnostics company distinguishes itself as a reliable strategic partner of the state government and currently supplies almost 1 million antigen home tests to the state of Baden-Württemberg.

In direct consultation with the ministry, delivery should take place within 5 working days to up to 350 locations in the state.

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BfArM SPECIAL APPROVAL

FOR THE ANTIGEN HOME-TEST

MEXACARE GmbH is the first medium-sized ISO-certified manufacturer of in-vitro diagnostics to receive approvals for Corona (SARS-CoV-2) home tests. After MEXACARE was the first company to receive full CE certification for the MEXACARE IgG / IgM antibody home test from the notified body – CE0483 – the Federal Ministry for Drugs and Medical Devices (BfArM) has now also granted special approval for the MEXACARE CORONA-19 antigen home test.

REPUBLIC OF AUSTRIA

TRUSTS IN MEXACARE

MEXACARE receives the official delivery contract for SARS-Cov-2 (Covid-19) antigen tests for the Republic of Austria.

Another government trusts the quality of the German diagnostics company MEXACARE.

The Republic of Austria convinced the 99.9% sensitivity in the particularly important Ct range between 20-34, validated studies, the fast delivery, the customer service and the years of experience of MEXACARE – in the production, validation and approval of rapid diagnostic preparations.

MEXACARE IN DEN MEDIEN

März, KW 15

MEXACARE is among others. Present in Focus, Süddeutsche Zeitung, Aachener Zeitung, Wallstreet Online and other media.

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MEXACARE IN SWR1

INTERVIEW

Self-tests for all – Mexacare from Heidelberg is in the starting blocks. Report by Wolfgang Brauer.

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MEXACARE AT THE

PAT KENNY SHOW

Knut Butzinger, founder of Mexacare, joined Pat on the show to talk about the ten-minute anti-gene tests being delivered to the German and Austrian governments.

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MEXACARE RECEIVES CE APPROVAL

FOR THE IgG/IgM ANTIBODY HOME TEST

MEXACARE GmbH is the first and only German ISO-certified manufacturer of in-vitro diagnostics to receive full approval for the Corona (SARS-CoV-2) antibody home test. MEXACARE is the first German diagnostics company to obtain full CE certification for the MEXACARE IgG/IgM antibody home test from the Notified Body (CE0483)! After MEXACARE had already submitted the necessary technical documentation and lay studies for a full approval procedure for its antibody home test in April 2020, the first approval for the COVID-19 antibody home test has now come.

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