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27 06, 2017

Abbott Laboratories reaches Agreement to buy Alere for $4.48 Billion

By |June 27th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Ending a prolonged legal battle, Abbott Laboratories recently agreed to buy Alere at a reside price of $4.48 billion. Alere specializes in the manufacture of rapid point-of-care diagnostic tests. The deal will help Abbott expand in point-of-care diagnostic testing, a market that is growing as physicians increasingly adopt rapid tests that speed up treatment. As [...]

23 06, 2017

FDA Clears PCT Assay for Use on Beckman Coulter AU Analyzers

By |June 23rd, 2017|Beckman Coulter|0 Comments

Accurate procalcitonin (PCT) results are critical to check bacterial infections in patients with sepsis. Beckman Coulter, the leading manufacturer of innovative diagnostic instruments, along with its partner Diazyme Laboratories recently announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has a new procalcitonin (PCT) assay, an important tool for the management of bacterial infections and [...]

21 06, 2017

Thermo Scientific’s New Blood Cell Washer Enhances Reliability, Ease-of-use and Safe Operation

By |June 21st, 2017|Thermo Scientific|0 Comments

The world leader in serving science, Thermo Fisher Scientific's mission is to enable their customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. The company's premier brand, Thermo Scientific has recently added the new CW3 Cell Washer to its product line. Effective blood cell washing is crucial to remove plasma and unwanted antibodies which ensure [...]

19 06, 2017

Routine Coagulation Tests – How Long Is The Sample Reliable?

By |June 19th, 2017|Coagulation Testing|0 Comments

Routine coagulation tests play a key role in the clinical decision-making process, mainly for bleeding or clotting disorders. Just like blood tests, the coagulation testing process involves a healthcare provider or a lab professional drawing and collecting blood in quality blood collection tubes. The laboratorians will test and analyze the sample and the result will [...]

16 06, 2017

Siemens Healthineers on its Way to Develop New Zika Test

By |June 16th, 2017|Siemens|0 Comments

Linked to the birth defect microcephaly, Zika virus is primarily mosquito-borne and can also be sexually transmitted. Accurate diagnosis is of paramount importance for management of the disease and to prevent neonatal infections. The latest development is that the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) of the US Department of Health [...]

13 06, 2017

Hematology Analyzer Market – Global Forecasts for 2015-2022

By |June 13th, 2017|Hematology Analyzers|Comments Off on Hematology Analyzer Market – Global Forecasts for 2015-2022

Hematology analyzers are key tools used widely in patient and research settings to count and characterize blood cells for disease detection and monitoring. The latest report published by Decision Databases, extensively provides the global hematology analyzer market share, growth, trends and forecasts for the period 2015-2022. The report also calculates the market size in terms [...]

12 06, 2017

Block Scientific to Attend 69th AACC Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo

By |June 12th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Block Scientific to Attend 69th AACC Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo

The Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo (AACC) is the world's largest community of clinical laboratory scientists. As an established lab equipment supplier in NY, Block Scientific will attend the 69th AACC scheduled to be held from July 30 - August 3, 2017 at San Diego, CA USA. AACC is the world's largest exposition for [...]

9 06, 2017

Medica EasyElectrolytes Analyzer for Faster Test Results

By |June 9th, 2017|Electrolyte Analyzers|Comments Off on Medica EasyElectrolytes Analyzer for Faster Test Results

EasyElectrolytes is a reliable and economical electrolyte analyzer that is ideal to measure Na+, K+, and Cl- , or Li+ in whole blood, serum, urine (not applicable for Li+), and plasma. Easy to use, this analyzer's innovative design simplifies maintenance, addressing the needs of the remote laboratory with limited access to technical service personnel. The [...]

7 06, 2017

Drugs of Abuse Testing Products – Provides a Quick Index of Drug-Related Problems [Infographics]

By |June 7th, 2017|Infographics|Comments Off on Drugs of Abuse Testing Products – Provides a Quick Index of Drug-Related Problems [Infographics]

Testing for drugs of abuse is performed in a variety of settings for addiction treatment, medical determinations, and to provide a quick index of drug-related problems. As a complete solution for your testing program, you can rely on different drugs of abuse testing products including sample collection devices, compact bench-top clinical analyzers, and drug of [...]

5 06, 2017

Clinical Chemistry Analyzer Market Growth Analysis 2016-2024

By |June 5th, 2017|Clinical Chemistry Analyzers|Comments Off on Clinical Chemistry Analyzer Market Growth Analysis 2016-2024

Clinical chemistry analyzers play a key role in clinical laboratories for analyzing samples such as blood, serum, and urine for the detection of analytes. Zion Market Research's latest report on the global clinical chemistry analyzers market provides an analysis of the growth of the market through the forecast period 2016-2024. Certain factors that contribute to [...]