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17 02, 2017

Improve Lab Productivity with Advia Centaur® CP Immunoassay System

By |February 17th, 2017|Immunoassay System|0 Comments

Immunoassay analyzers can help healthcare settings determine the presence of drugs, hormones, specific proteins, tumor markers and markers of cardiac injury. The ADVIA Centaur® CP Immunoassay System manufactured by Siemens is a mid-volume, high-throughput bench top system that enhances your in-house test capability. The system allows laboratories to provide excellent patient care by bringing a [...]

30 09, 2016

Achieve Lab Automation Goals with the Olympus / Beckman Coulter AU680

By |September 30th, 2016|Chemistry Analyzers|Comments Off on Achieve Lab Automation Goals with the Olympus / Beckman Coulter AU680

Designed to meet the testing needs of mid-sized labs, the Olympus / Beckman Coulter AU680 chemistry system is loaded with advanced features to help streamline laboratory workflow. This chemistry analyzer offers a fully automated HbA1c assay. It measures analytes in samples, in combination with appropriate reagents, calibrators, quality control (QC) material, and other accessories. The [...]

20 06, 2016

Automate Hematology Workflow with Siemens ADVIA 2120

By |June 20th, 2016|Hematology Analyzers|Comments Off on Automate Hematology Workflow with Siemens ADVIA 2120

Hematology analyzers are used to count and characterize blood cells for disease detection and monitoring. Most manufacturers combine technologies such as electrical impedance, flow cytometry or fluorescent flow cytometry with innovative uses of reagents to produce proprietary methods. For optimal results, Siemen’s ADVIA 2120 hematology system uses peroxidase staining, the gold standard for differential testing. [...]

10 08, 2015

Global In Vitro Diagnostics Market Witnessing Rapid Growth

By |August 10th, 2015|In Vitro Diagnostics, Reagents|Comments Off on Global In Vitro Diagnostics Market Witnessing Rapid Growth

In vitro diagnostics (IVDs) are medical devices and accessories used to perform tests on blood, urine and tissue samples from the human body to detect infection, diagnose a medical condition, prevent disease, and monitor drug therapies. A recent report from Markets and Markets says that the global in vitro diagnostics market is expected to reach [...]

24 07, 2015

Thermo Fisher to Acquire Research Chemicals Maker Alfa Aesar

By |July 24th, 2015|Reagents, Thermo Scientific|Comments Off on Thermo Fisher to Acquire Research Chemicals Maker Alfa Aesar

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (TMO), the leading manufacturer of innovative laboratory equipment and specialty diagnostics, recently signed an agreement to buy Alfa Aesar, a global manufacturer of research chemicals for $405 million (£256 million) in cash. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions including regulatory approvals and is expected to be completed by the [...]

28 04, 2015

Coagulation/Hemostasis Analyzer Market to Witness High Growth

By |April 28th, 2015|Coagulation Analyzers, Hematology Analyzers|Comments Off on Coagulation/Hemostasis Analyzer Market to Witness High Growth

Lab-based and point-of-care (POC) coagulation/hematology testing is performed to determine if a person has a level of coagulation activity that is sufficient to control the blood clotting process. Over the past decade, the global hemostasis market has witnessed challenging and dynamic market conditions due to factors such as high competition amongst market players, adoption of [...]

25 02, 2015

Global Hematology Analyzers and Reagents Market to Maintain Strong Growth

By |February 25th, 2015|Hematology Analyzers, Reagents|Comments Off on Global Hematology Analyzers and Reagents Market to Maintain Strong Growth

According to the report from Research and Markets, the Global Hematology Analyzers and Reagents market is to grow at a CAGR of 4.89% over the period 2015-2019. The report covers the Americas, and the APAC and EMEA regions. It identifies the key vendors operating in this market as Abbott Laboratories, Beckman Coulter and Sysmex. Other [...]

24 02, 2015

WHO Approves First Quick Test for Ebola

By |February 24th, 2015|Ebola|Comments Off on WHO Approves First Quick Test for Ebola

According to a BBC report, the total number of reported Ebola cases stood at more than 22,999 in the second week of February, 2015. About 9,268 people were reported as having died from the disease in six countries: Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, the US and Mali. Delays in confirming Ebola have led to a [...]

14 01, 2015

Lab in a Suitcase to Rapidly Detect Ebola Virus

By |January 14th, 2015|Ebola|Comments Off on Lab in a Suitcase to Rapidly Detect Ebola Virus

According to a latest report from World Health Organization (WHO), there are over 20,000 confirmed, probable, and suspected cases of Ebola virus disease in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, with more than 8,000 deaths. Contributing to a better management of the Ebola-outbreak, researchers at the German Primate Center (DPZ) have developed a Diagnostics-in-a-Suitcase. This solution [...]

1 01, 2015

Quality Control in Laboratory Testing – A Major Area of Focus in 2015

By |January 1st, 2015|Medical Laboratory Equipment|Comments Off on Quality Control in Laboratory Testing – A Major Area of Focus in 2015

Every medical laboratory needs to maintain a quality management system to provide accurate, consistent test results. Transitioning to an Individualized Quality Control Plan (IQCP) is expected to be a major area of focus for laboratories in 2015. The CLIA Individualized Quality Control Plan (IQCP), a risk-based, objective approach to performing quality control testing was introduced [...]