Inside Indiana Business (IIB) recently featured Indianapolis headquartered MiraVista. During the interview, Dr. Lawrence Joseph Wheat shared exciting news about the company’s research initiatives and expansion plans.
Read the article below or link directly to Inside Indiana Business to hear the interview with Dr. Wheat:
Posted: Feb 28, 2018 8:58 AM CST
Histoplasmosis isn’t top of mind for most people, but if you’re a Hoosier, it’s likely that you’ve had it. MiraVista Medical Director and President Dr. Lawrence Joseph Wheat says about half of people living in Indiana have had histoplasmosis, an infection caused by a fungus that can be found in soil containing large amounts of bird or bat droppings. Building on nearly two decades of infectious disease testing, the Indianapolis-based company is on the cusp of major growth that could make detecting fungal infections faster and more efficient.