ASSURE-100 Rapid COVID-19 Tests Donated to Maui Fire Victims
“Oceanit is deeply committed to the well-being of our communities, and we stand with our friends in Lahaina during this challenging time. Our donation of test kits is a small gesture, but we hope it will make a significant difference in the lives of those affected by the fire,” said Dr. Patrick K. Sullivan, Oceanit CEO.
PRESS RELEASE | Free ASSURE-100 Rapid Tests for Kūpuna and At-Risk Hawai’i Residents as Federal Support Ends
On May 11 the US government will end the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency covering free Covid-19 tests. In response, Oceanit plans to give free ASSURE-100 rapid tests to Hawaii Kūpuna and residents who are at high risk for adverse effects from Covid-19.
IN THE NEWS | Oceanit Joins HPR to Talk ASSURE-100 Over-The-Counter EUA
Dr. Patrick Sullivan and one of the ASSURE-100 team’s lead scientists, Dr. Tarah Suiter joined Hawaii Public Radio’s Casey Harlow to talk about the recent ASSURE-100 Rapid COVID-19 at-home test authorization.
IN THE NEWS | Dr. Patrick Sullivan talks ASSURE-100 with KHON2 Hawaii News
Oceanit CEO, Dr. Patrick Sullivan joined KHON2’s Gina Mangieri in-studio to discuss ASSURE-100’s at-home authorization and explain how such feats of science are no longer about geography.
IN THE NEWS | FDA Roundup: December 23, 2022
On December 23, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration provided an “at-a-glance summary” of news from around the agency, which included the over-the-counter EUA for ASSURE-100 Rapid COVID-19 At-Home Tests.
PRESS RELEASE | Oceanit’s ASSURE-100 Rapid COVID-19 Home Test Receives FDA Over-The-Counter Authorization
On December 22, 2022, Oceanit’s ASSURE-100 received FDA Over-The-Counter authorization. The ASSURE-100 Rapid COVID-19 Home Test authorization, an over-the-counter home test, comes ten months after initial point-of-care EUA was granted on February 28, 2022.
New Study Finds 100% Correlation Between Rapid Antigen Test Results and Culturable Virus Levels
Researchers have been studying the question of whether rapid antigen tests are a good indicator of contagiousness, or infectiousness, when it comes to the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
Hawaii News Now | Hawaii-Made Rapid COVID Test Gets Emergency FDA Approval
Hawaii News Now visited Oceanit office to interview the ASSURE team about the recent US FDA Emergency Use Authorization for the ASSURE-100 Rapid COVID-19 test
KITV4 | Oceanit Gets Emergency Clearance for Rapid COVID-19 Tests
KITV4 Island News visited Oceanit’s offices and labs yesterday to speak with Oceanit CEO, Dr. Patrick Sullivan about the newly authorized ASSURE-100 Rapid COVID-19 Test.
HPR | FDA Approves Emergency Use for First Rapid COVID-19 Test Developed in Hawaiʻi
Oceanit CEO, Dr. Patrick Sullivan joined Hawaii Public Radio host, Catherine Cruz to discuss the ASSURE-100 Rapid COVID-19 Test. Their ten minute discussion covered the research & development that went into ASSURE-100, the FDA EUA process, and what comes next.