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13 03, 2017

Blood Collection Market to Reach a Value of $13.3 Billion by 2025

By |March 13th, 2017|Blood Collection, News|0 Comments

According to a recent Grand View Research report, the global blood collection market, which was valued at USD 7.6 billion in 2015, will grow at a CAGR of 6.1% to reach USD 13.3 billion by 2025. Blood collection products include blood collection needles and syringes, tubes, heparin tubes, serum-separating tubes, plasma-separating tubes, blood bags and [...]

3 03, 2017

Global Point Of Care Diagnostics Market to Reach USD 40.50 Billion by 2022

By |March 3rd, 2017|Abbott Laboratories, News, Point of Care Analyzers|Comments Off on Global Point Of Care Diagnostics Market to Reach USD 40.50 Billion by 2022

According to a new report from Zion Market Research, the global point of care diagnostics market, which was valued at approximately USD 23.50 billion in 2016, is expected to reach approximately USD 40.50 billion by 2022. It is estimated that this market will grow at a CAGR of around 10.00% between 2017 and 2022. The [...]

30 01, 2017

Siemens Healthineers Introduces CE-marked Immunoassay for Zika Virus Detection

By |January 30th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Siemens Healthineers Introduces CE-marked Immunoassay for Zika Virus Detection

The Zika virus (ZIKV) is a mosquito-borne virus originally discovered in the Zika Forest area in Uganda in 1947. The World Health Organization (WHO) declared the Zika Virus a Public Health Emergency of International Concern on 1 February 2016. WHO declared the emergency as over in November 2016 because the organization views Zika as an [...]

30 12, 2016

Block Scientific’s 2016 Year in Review

By |December 30th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Block Scientific’s 2016 Year in Review

As the year 2016 draws to a close, Block Scientific is getting ready to ring in the New Year. Here’s a look back at the 2016 top stories we covered at Block Scientific. The year emphasised the relevance of advanced point-of-care solutions, including drug test cups. Top News Stories of 2016 Launch of Our New [...]

28 12, 2015

Top News Stories of 2015

By |December 28th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Top News Stories of 2015

Block Scientific is a leading provider of quality lab equipment worldwide. As 2015 comes to a close, it is time to review our top influential posts of this year. Our posts aim at keeping lab professionals up-to-date with the latest changes in the clinical diagnostics industry and make them aware of the arrival of new [...]

19 12, 2014

Top Featured News Stories 2014

By |December 19th, 2014|Laboratory Equipment, News|Comments Off on Top Featured News Stories 2014

2014 was a very eventful year globally for the clinical diagnostics industry. Milestones were set and new products and services launched. Deadly diseases such as Ebola struck and U.S. government agencies, the World Health Organization (WHO), and other domestic and international partners came together to battle the virus. We have put together some of the [...]

3 04, 2014

Big Bang Theory Gets a Boost with Evidence of Cosmic Inflation

By |April 3rd, 2014|Big Bang Theory, News|Comments Off on Big Bang Theory Gets a Boost with Evidence of Cosmic Inflation

Scientists in America have discovered new evidence of cosmic inflation - the force that is responsible for the Big Bang. The ripples were detected by the telescope, BICEP2, set up at the South Pole. After years of research starting in 2001, the BICEP2 team discovered the signal which they call B-mode polarization - the light [...]