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9 03, 2016

Zika Virus Outbreak – U.S. Expects More Than 4 Million Cases

By |March 9th, 2016|Healthcare|Comments Off on Zika Virus Outbreak – U.S. Expects More Than 4 Million Cases

Spread to people through mosquito bites, blood transfusion and sexual contact, Zika virus outbreak has reached epidemic levels in Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, and South America. As per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports as of March 2, 2016, 153 cases of travel-associated Zika cases were reported in US States. An [...]

2 03, 2016

U.S. Immunoassay Clinical Analyzer Market Growth – 2016-2020

By |March 2nd, 2016|Immunoassay Analyzers|Comments Off on U.S. Immunoassay Clinical Analyzer Market Growth – 2016-2020

A recent market research report from Technavio predicts that the U.S. immunoassay clinical analyzer market will grow at a healthy CAGR of around 6% during 2016 – 2020. Today, immunoassay analyzers are available as floor and benchtop models. Modern devices offer comprehensive testing for infectious diseases, thyroid, fertility and anemia, as well as assays for [...]

8 01, 2016

Global Market for Hematology Diagnostic Devices Set for Rapid Growth

By |January 8th, 2016|Hematology Analyzers|Comments Off on Global Market for Hematology Diagnostic Devices Set for Rapid Growth

Various factors are working to fuel the growth of the global hematology diagnostics market, according to a recent Persistence Market Research (PMR) report. The use of hematology diagnostics has increased in recent years due to rising incidence of blood disorder diseases. This, in turn, has increased the demand for hematology analyzers and reagents that can [...]

30 10, 2015

Innovative Products from Siemens Set New Standards for Point-Of-Care

By |October 30th, 2015|Point of Care Analyzers, Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics|Comments Off on Innovative Products from Siemens Set New Standards for Point-Of-Care

A global leader in clinical diagnostics, Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics offers an extensive portfolio of point-of-care (POC) products and services that enable better patient management and optimize clinical outcomes. The company introduced two of its newest POC products – the Xprecia Stride Coagulation Analyzer and the RAPIDComm Data Management System - at the 2015 AACC Annual [...]

6 04, 2015

April is National STD Awareness Month

By |April 6th, 2015|HIV Testing, Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics|Comments Off on April is National STD Awareness Month

April is STD (sexually transmitted diseases) awareness month. STDs are a major public health issue in the United States. This month-long observance is an opportunity to raise public awareness about the impact of STDs and the importance of preventing, testing, and treating STDs. HIV/AIDS, chlamydia, herpes and gonorrhoea are the most common STDs. The Centers [...]

16 03, 2015

Siemens Blood Gas Systems Improve Workflow and Patient Care

By |March 16th, 2015|Blood Gas Analyzers, Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics|Comments Off on Siemens Blood Gas Systems Improve Workflow and Patient Care

Effective and quick arterial blood gas test are necessary to evaluate respiratory function and pH balance. Arterial blood gas analysis plays a critical role in diagnosing, treating and reducing the incidence and mortality rate of various diseases including viral hemorrhagic fevers such as Ebola. In keeping with the need for comprehensive evaluation, modern blood gas [...]

24 09, 2014

Patients Ready to Undergo HIV Testing in Dental Settings, Finds Study

By |September 24th, 2014|HIV Testing, Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics|Comments Off on Patients Ready to Undergo HIV Testing in Dental Settings, Finds Study

Several studies have reported that more than 20% of people living with HIV in the U.S. are unaware of their viral infection. The Centers for Disease Control Routine and Prevention (CDC) recommends HIV testing should be routinely done for all people ages 13-64, yet surveys show that up to 16% of those infected with HIV [...]

19 09, 2014

Advanced Blood Gas Analyzers Enhance Diagnostic Testing

By |September 19th, 2014|Blood Gas Analyzers, Lab Equipment|Comments Off on Advanced Blood Gas Analyzers Enhance Diagnostic Testing

As the status of blood gas plays a key role in the evaluation of the critically ill patients, it is crucial for the clinical labs as well as healthcare facilities to have reliable analyzers to deliver rapid and reliable results. Advanced blood gas analyzers can streamline work processes and reduce errors in clinical labs or [...]

25 08, 2014

Siemens Showcases New Chemistry and Immunoassay Systems at AACC 2014

By |August 25th, 2014|Immunoassay System, Siemens|Comments Off on Siemens Showcases New Chemistry and Immunoassay Systems at AACC 2014

Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, a global leader in in-vitro diagnostics, unveiled two of its newest products at the 2014 AACC Annual Meeting and Clinical Lab Expo held in July - the ADVIA Chemistry XPT System and ADVIA Centaur XPT Immunoassay System. These instruments are designed to enhance workflow, support continuous operations and streamline processes to help [...]

26 06, 2014

Point of Care Testing in Diabetes Care

By |June 26th, 2014|Point of Care Testing|Comments Off on Point of Care Testing in Diabetes Care

POCT refers to diagnostic tests that can be carried out literally at the POC, and not in a laboratory. This might be, for example, at a patient's home, in a physician's office or in a hospital clinic. It is a quick and easy means of detecting or measuring a particular substance in blood or other [...]