Blue Mountain Quality Resources announced today that Cepheid has chosen Blue Mountain Regulatory Asset Manager for use in their manufacturing facilities.
“By bringing together calibration and maintenance management into a single platform, Blue Mountain Regulatory Asset Manager will allow us to maintain the high-quality of our equipment process and procedure control,” said Humberto Reyes, Cepheid’s Chief Operating Officer. “This will enhance collaboration and coordination of activity across departments.”
Cepheid will use Blue Mountain Regulatory Asset Manager to manage, document and improve calibration, maintenance, and validation department operations.
Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD), based in Sunnyvale, Calif., is a molecular diagnostics company that develops, manufactures, and markets fully-integrated systems and tests for genetic analysis in the clinical, industrial and biothreat markets. The company’s systems enable rapid, sophisticated genetic testing for organisms and genetic-based diseases by automating otherwise complex manual laboratory procedures. The company’s easy-to-use systems integrate a number of complicated and time-intensive steps, including sample preparation, DNA amplification and detection, which enable the analysis of complex biological samples in its proprietary test cartridges. Through its strong molecular biology capabilities, the company is focusing on those applications where rapid molecular testing is particularly important, such as identifying infectious disease and cancer in the clinical market; food, agricultural, and environmental testing in the industrial market; and identifying bio-terrorism agents in the biothreat market. See www.cepheid.com for more information.