Monthly Archives: April 2016

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29 04, 2016

Model 614B – A Safe and Efficient Fixed Angle Centrifuge

By |April 29th, 2016|Centrifuges|Comments Off on Model 614B – A Safe and Efficient Fixed Angle Centrifuge

Separating fluids, gases or liquids based on density using centrifugal force or centrifugation is an important activity in clinical and research laboratories.It is carried out to purify cells, sub cellular organelles, viruses, proteins, and nucleic acids. For research laboratories, doctors’ offices and mobile health units looking for a quality device, the Model 614B single-speed centrifuge [...]

27 04, 2016

Siemens Healthcare and Thermo Fisher Team Up to Boost Molecular Testing

By |April 27th, 2016|Siemens Healthcare, Thermo Scientific|Comments Off on Siemens Healthcare and Thermo Fisher Team Up to Boost Molecular Testing

Clinical laboratories utilize molecular diagnostics for early and more accurate detection of disease. Molecular testing involves measurement and analysis of DNA and RNA at the molecular level to detect changes in biochemical pathways. The aim of performing these tests is to determine the location of a disease and its activity. One of the most recent [...]

25 04, 2016

Piccolo Xpress – An Ideal Choice for Real Time Blood Chemistry Analysis

By |April 25th, 2016|Piccolo Xpress|Comments Off on Piccolo Xpress – An Ideal Choice for Real Time Blood Chemistry Analysis

Point-of-care (POC) tests are becoming increasingly popular for their simple procedures and ability to provide quick results, which in turn, promotes rapid diagnosis and therapeutic monitoring. A compact, portable chemistry analyzer from Abaxis, the Piccolo Xpress makes the complicated process of obtaining lab-accurate diagnostic results easy. Designed for accurate, on-site patient testing, this point of [...]

22 04, 2016

Streamline Lab Workflow with the ADVIA Centaur CP Immunoassay System

By |April 22nd, 2016|Immunoassay System, Siemens|Comments Off on Streamline Lab Workflow with the ADVIA Centaur CP Immunoassay System

Immunoassay tests are performed to detect or quantify an analyte in a blood or body fluid sample using an immunological reaction. They can determine the presence of drugs, hormones, specific proteins, tumor markers and markers of cardiac injury. Reliable lab equipment dealers offer automated immunoassay platforms that can provide accurate and timely medical information for [...]

20 04, 2016

EasyRA Chemistry Analyzer – An Ideal Option for Small Laboratories

By |April 20th, 2016|Medica EasyRA|Comments Off on EasyRA Chemistry Analyzer – An Ideal Option for Small Laboratories

A fully automated clinical chemistry analyzer, the Medica’s EasyRA chemistry analyzer is an accurate and precise instrument for the analysis of sodium, potassium, lithium and chloride electrolytes. It is specifically designed to meet the on-site testing needs of small to medium-size clinical laboratories. This fully automated system helps labs manage their routine chemistry workload efficiently. [...]

18 04, 2016

Global Hematology Analyzers Market to Grow at a CAGR of 4.93% by 2020

By |April 18th, 2016|Hematology Analyzers|Comments Off on Global Hematology Analyzers Market to Grow at a CAGR of 4.93% by 2020

Hematology analyzers are used in clinical testing laboratories, hospitals, and research institutions to determine the number of white and red blood cells, platelets and hemoglobin levels in blood samples. Made up of multiple analytical modules with unique sample preparation processes, this medical lab equipment assists in the diagnosis of infections, anemia, viruses, diabetes, genetic problems, [...]

15 04, 2016

QuikScreen Multiple Drug Testing Cups for Rapid Urine Drug Screening

By |April 15th, 2016|Drug Testing|Comments Off on QuikScreen Multiple Drug Testing Cups for Rapid Urine Drug Screening

Urine testing is the most common drug testing method for pre-employment, schools and sports. With rapid, point-of-care drug tests that are relatively inexpensive, you can get results right away. QuikScreen drug testing cups is a user-friendly urinalysis drug test that is designed for qualitative detection of multiple drugs and drug metabolites in human urine. This [...]

13 04, 2016

Enhance Productivity and Testing Capabilities with Medica Blood Gas Analyzers

By |April 13th, 2016|Blood Gas Analyzers|Comments Off on Enhance Productivity and Testing Capabilities with Medica Blood Gas Analyzers

Blood gas tests measure the acidity (pH) and the levels of oxygen and carbon dioxide in the blood. Modern, integrated blood gas analyzers are capable of measuring Po2, Pco2, pH and other parameters in blood samples quickly and reliably. Ideal for the sophistication and performance required by today’s busy, demanding healthcare environment, Medica Corporation’s blood [...]

11 04, 2016

Why Consider Leasing a Clinical Chemistry Analyzer Instead of Buying?

By |April 11th, 2016|Clinical Chemistry Analyzers|Comments Off on Why Consider Leasing a Clinical Chemistry Analyzer Instead of Buying?

Clinical chemistry analyzers can be used in all types of laboratories, ranging from small point-of-care clinics to high-throughput clinic labs, to test for proteins, enzymes, and electrolytes. The latest analyzers are highly advanced and they are capable of making the analysis much faster, thus enabling laboratories to serve more patients. Along with being automated, they [...]

8 04, 2016

Roche Initiates New Experimental Test to Screen for Zika Virus in Blood Donations

By |April 8th, 2016|Blood Testing|Comments Off on Roche Initiates New Experimental Test to Screen for Zika Virus in Blood Donations

The mosquito-borne Zika virus disease is linked to serious birth defects. It can cause temporary paralysis in adults and brain damage in infants born to infected mothers. The pathogen can also be sexually transmitted. It is important that blood donations are screened accurately to rule out infection by this dangerous virus. Roche Diagnostics recently announced [...]