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5 07, 2017

Electrolyte Analysis Made Easy with Medica Analyzers

By |July 5th, 2017|Electrolyte Analyzers|Comments Off on Electrolyte Analysis Made Easy with Medica Analyzers

Electrolyte measurements may be used to help investigate conditions that cause electrolyte imbalances such as dehydration, kidney disease, lung diseases, or heart conditions. Medica's electrolyte analyzer products - EasyElectrolytes™ and EasyLyte® are specifically designed to meet the needs of clinical laboratories, physicians' offices, and critical-care settings that require low cost, high precision and accuracy, and [...]

3 07, 2017

Blood Gas and Electrolyte Analyzer Market to Reach US$3.5 bn in 2023

By |July 3rd, 2017|Blood Gas Analyzers|Comments Off on Blood Gas and Electrolyte Analyzer Market to Reach US$3.5 bn in 2023

Blood gas and electrolyte analyzers are critical tools in clinical diagnostic labs and critical care facilities. While blood gas analyzers are used for measuring the partial pressure of oxygen within the body of a patient, electrolyte analyzers measure the concentration of vital elements in the body. According to a new report from Transparency Market Research, [...]

29 06, 2017

Multi 12 Urine Drug Test Cup – A New Standard in Drug Testing

By |June 29th, 2017|Drug Test Cups|Comments Off on Multi 12 Urine Drug Test Cup – A New Standard in Drug Testing

Urine drug tests evaluate urine samples to detect the presence of certain illegal drugs and prescription medications. Drug testing is often done as a part of the pre-employment process, during admission in educational institutions and to determine eligibility for participation in sporting events. New point-of-care urine drug test cups provide faster test results in minutes. [...]

27 06, 2017

Abbott Laboratories reaches Agreement to buy Alere for $4.48 Billion

By |June 27th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Abbott Laboratories reaches Agreement to buy Alere for $4.48 Billion

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|Comments Off on FDA Clears PCT Assay for Use on Beckman Coulter AU Analyzers

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

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|Comments Off on Routine Coagulation Tests – How Long Is The Sample Reliable?

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|Comments Off on Siemens Healthineers on its Way to Develop New Zika Test

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 [...]