February 23, 2021

Upgrade to HLA Fusion™ Software 4.6 or HLA Fusion Research Software 6.4

These software updates offer new functionality, feature enhancements, and correct known minor issues.

What are the Key Features?

HLA Fusion Software 4.6

  • Improved performance of LABType batch analysis reducing analysis time compared to the past version.
  • Micro SSP optimized for better system memory management and improved analysis.
  • Additional Patient Management functionality when importing patient information from XML files.
  • Improved visibility of ambiguous specificities in the specificity panel.
  • Improved import of NMDP, P code, and G Code files.

HLA Fusion Software Research 6.4

  • Additional Management functionality when importing information from XML files.
  • LABXpress module now supports LABScreen Autoantibody assay.
  • Improved communication between the LABXpress Module and the Luminex software.
  • Improved import of NMDP, P code, and G Code files.

A complete list of new features can be found in the respective Release Notes located in the Quick Links section in the top right section of this page.

Should I Upgrade?

  • If you are on HLA Fusion 4.4.x or earlier, you should upgrade to 4.6.
  • If you are on HLA Fusion 4.5 for LABScreen™ COVID Plus discuss your upgrade options with Technical Support.
  • If you are on HLA Fusion Research 6.3 or earlier, you should upgrade to 6.4.
  • Please review the Release Notes to understand the scope of the changes included in 4.6 and Research 6.4.

How Do I Download the Upgrades?

  • A previous base install of HLA Fusion 4.2, 4.3, 4.3.1, or 4.4 is required to upgrade to 4.6.
  • HLA Fusion 4.5 EUA cannot be upgraded to HLA Fusion 4.6.
  • A previous base install of HLA Fusion Research 6.X is required to upgrade to 6.4.

HLA Fusion 4.6 and HLA Fusion Research 6.4 are both available in the Product Documentation section of the HLA Fusion Software webpage. For more information on how to obtain these base installers, please contact your One Lambda Representative or email us at 1lambda-order@thermofisher.com.