Roka Bioscience Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

WARREN, N.J., July 17, 2014 / PR Newswire Roka Bioscience, Inc., a molecular diagnostics company focused on providing advanced testing solutions for the detection of foodborne pathogens, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 5,000,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $12.00 per share, before underwriting discounts.  All of the common stock is being offered by Roka Bioscience.  In addition, Roka Bioscience… more

PrimusLabs Strengthens Commitment to Food Safety Testing with Adoption of Roka Bioscience’s Atlas® System

PrimusLabs adopts the Atlas System, an innovative fully automated molecular system for food pathogen detection Warren, NJ – (March 27, 2014) / PRNewswire Roka Bioscience announced today the adoption of the Atlas System by PrimusLabs, which is headquartered in Santa Maria, California. PrimusLabs has made the technologically advanced pathogen detection system an integral part of the infrastructure in each of its United States microbiological laboratories in California, Arizona, and Florida… more

Roka Bioscience Atlas® Listeria monocytogenes LmG2 Detection Assay Expands Food Safety Testing Offering with Complete Solution for Listeria

Assay runs on the Atlas System, an innovative, fully automated instrument for food pathogen detection Warren, NJ – March 25, 2014 / PRNewswire Roka Bioscience announced today that its Atlas Listeria monocytogenes LmG2 Detection Assay (“Atlas LmG2 Assay”) has received AOAC Performance Tested MethodsSM certification from the AOAC Research Institute (AOAC-RI). The independent laboratory study testing was conducted by Silliker, Inc., as part of the AOAC-RI independent third-party evaluation and… more

Roka Bioscience Awarded AOAC-RI Certification For Atlas® STEC EG2 Combo Detection Assay

Assay runs on the Atlas System, an innovative fully automated molecular system for food pathogen detection Warren, NJ – February 28, 2014 / PRNewswire Roka Bioscience announced today that its Atlas STEC EG2 Combo Detection Assay has received AOAC Performance Tested MethodsSM certification from the AOAC Research Institute (AOAC-RI). The independent laboratory study was conducted by Silliker, Inc., as part of the AOAC-RI independent third- party validation process. The Atlas… more

Roka Bioscience Awarded AOAC-RI Certification For Atlas® E. coli O157:H7 EG2 Detection Assay

Assay runs on the Atlas System, an innovative fully automated molecular system for food pathogen detection Warren, NJ – February 4, 2014 / PRNewswire Roka Bioscience announced today that its Atlas E. coli O157:H7 EG2 Detection Assay has received AOAC Performance Tested MethodsSM certification from the AOAC Research Institute (AOAC-RI). The independent laboratory study was conducted by Q Laboratories, Inc., as part of the AOAC-RI independent third-party validation process.… more

Roka Bioscience Atlas System for Food Pathogen Detection Integrated at Department of Defense Food Analysis and Diagnostic Laboratory

The DoD Food Analysis and Diagnostic Laboratory adopts the Atlas System, an innovative fully automated molecular system for food pathogen detection  Warren, NJ – Sept. 25, 2013 / PRNewswire Roka Bioscience announced today the adoption of the Atlas System at the Department of Defense Food Analysis and Diagnostic Laboratory (FADL) at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, Texas. The FADL has implemented the Atlas System along with the Atlas Listeria… more

Marshfield Food Safety, LLC Streamlines Food Safety Testing and Achieves Greater Efficiencies with Roka Bioscience Atlas® System

Marshfield Food Safety, LLC adopts the Atlas System, an innovative fully automated molecular system for food pathogen detection Warren, NJ – April 10, 2013 / PRNewswire Roka Bioscience announced today that Marshfield Food Safety, LLC (MFS) has integrated the Atlas® System into its food safety testing operations. MFS, an independent testing laboratory owned by Marshfield Clinic and headquartered in Marshfield, Wisconsin, has implemented the Atlas System at two of its… more

Minnesota Valley Testing Laboratories Strengthens Commitment to Timely, Efficient Food Safety Testing With Roka Bioscience Atlas System

Minnesota Valley Testing Laboratories adopts the Atlas System, an innovative fully automated molecular system for food pathogen detection Warren, NJ – February 28, 2013 / PRNewswire Roka Bioscience announced today adoption of the Atlas® System at Minnesota Valley Testing Laboratories, Inc. (MVTL). MVTL, a private independent testing laboratory headquartered in New Ulm, Minnesota, has implemented the Atlas System along with the Atlas Listeria Detection Assay and the Atlas Salmonella Detection… more

Roka Bioscience Receives AOAC-RI Certification for 10 Additional Salmonella Matrices

Matrix extension expands reach of Atlas® System, a fully automated molecular system for food pathogen detection Warren, NJ – September 27, 2012 / PRNewswire               Roka Bioscience is proud to announce that its Atlas Salmonella Detection Assay has received AOAC Performance Tested Methods? Certification (PTM #031201) from the AOAC Research Institute (AOAC-RI) for 10 additional food matrices. These matrices include frozen raw ground beef (375 g), raw ground turkey, cooked deli chicken (325 g), romaine… more

Roka Bioscience Kicks Off Atlas On Tour, A Mobile Demonstration Vehicle For The Food Safety Industry, At IAFP

Atlas on Tour brings the Atlas® System, the company’s fully automated molecular pathogen detection system, to locations across the country Warren, NJ – July 23, 2012 / PRNewswire  Roka Bioscience introduced the Atlas on Tour vehicle at the 2012 International Association for Food Protection (IAFP) Meeting in Providence, Rhode Island. The custom-built 40-foot vehicle features a working Atlas System and provides an informational forum for food safety laboratories. The vehicle… more