Innovate with Cepheid

When Cepheid introduced our first automated molecular diagnostics system more than two decades ago we set a standard for innovation that continues to guide us. And now, even with the largest installed base of any molecular platform, Cepheid is constantly innovating and evolving our capabilities. Our technology has been heralded as game-changing by healthcare leaders world-wide. We envision a better way for clinical institutions of any size, from small medical clinics to high-volume reference laboratories and major hospitals, to access the power of molecular diagnostics. Our GeneXpert® System delivers fast, scalable, and accurate diagnostic results while our expanding Xpert® test menu spans multiple clinical applications such as healthcare-associated infections, sexual health, critical infectious disease, virology, and oncology.

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About Cepheid

Cepheid is a leading molecular diagnostics company dedicated to improving healthcare by developing, manufacturing, and marketing accurate yet easy-to-use molecular systems and tests. By automating highly complex and time-consuming manual procedures, the company’s solutions deliver a better way for institutions of any size to perform sophisticated genetic testing for organisms and genetic-based diseases. Through its strong molecular biology capabilities, the company is focusing on those applications where accurate, rapid, and actionable test results are needed most, such as managing infectious diseases and cancer.