NOWDiagnostics nabbed an FDA OK for its one-step pregnancy blood test, a win for the company as it builds out its offerings and vies for a share of a rapidly expanding pregnancy testing market.

The Springdale, AR-based company’s AdexusDx hCG test scans for a common pregnancy hormone in a single drop of blood, determining whether or not a woman is pregnant well before urine-based tests. Depending on the woman and her pregnancy, the test can detect pregnancy…read more.