2020 News Releases

Capped, labeled vials in blue packing foam next to open white box with ATCC printed on the side and labeled "SARS-CoV-2 External Control Kit, MP-32." News release

ATCC Launches SARS-CoV-2 External Control Kit

ATCC announces its SARS-CoV-2 External Control Kit that equips labs with control materials to easily verify and assess their COVID-19 testing workflow.

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ATCC Announces New Award from BARDA to Join its Clinical Studies Network

ATCC receives a potential 10-year contract related to the government’s COVID-19 pandemic response from the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority.

Teri Sellars, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, headshot. News release

ATCC Promotes Teri Sellars to Vice President Human Resources and Chief People Officer

ATCC promotes Teri Sellars to vice president, Human Resources and Chief People Officer. Sellars will further ATCC’s people strategy and manage global employee initiatives.

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ATCC Partners with Global Scientific Community to Respond to the Coronavirus Pandemic

ATCC’s 3 quantitative synthetic SARS-CoV-2 RNA constructs for use as controls in the development and running of molecular-based detection assays are now available for labs with only BSL 1 and BSL 2 capabilities.