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Ortho’s VITROS® COVID-19 Antigen Test Capable of Accurate Mass-Scale Testing Achieves CE Mark

Ortho’s VITROS® COVID-19 Antigen Test Capable of Accurate Mass-Scale Testing Achieves CE Mark

Ortho’s new SARS-CoV-2 antigen test offers 98.9% concordance to real-time PCR tests, making it a viable alternative suitable for mass-scale testing Ortho’s new SARS-CoV-2 antigen test is the latest addition to the company’s COVID-19 solutions, which include two CE Marked and FDA EUA COVID-19 anti

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Biograph Vision Quadra Extended Axial FoV PET/CT Scanner

Siemens Healthineers Introduces Biograph Vision Quadra Extended Axial FoV PET/CT Scanner

Congress of the European Association of Nuclear Medicine Large 106 cm axial PET field of view enables simultaneous whole-body imaging from top of head to thigh Industry’s most sensitive extended field of view scanner¹ designed for clinical and research use During the virtual 33rd Ann

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Varian Stockholders Approve Combination with Siemens Healthineers

Varian has announced that its stockholders have voted to approve the previously announced pending combination with Siemens Healthineers AG (Frankfurt: SHL) at a special meeting. Varian stockholders voted overwhelmingly in favour of the transaction. "The overwhelming support our stockhol

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CLINITEST Rapid COVID-19 Antigen Test

Siemens Healthineers Launches Rapid Antigen Test for the Detection of SARS-CoV-2

Not for publication in the USA The CLINITEST Rapid COVID-19 Antigen Test helps identify infected individuals in 15 minutes so they can isolate sooner and avoid spreading COVID-19 Easy-to-use test, which doesn't require specialized laboratory personnel or instruments, offers flexi

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Siemens Healthineers Announces Collaboration Agreement with Novartis

Siemens Healthineers and Novartis collaboration to develop assays supporting Novartis’s therapeutic pipeline. Initial program to focus on development of serum neurofilament light chain (sNFL) immunoassay for people living with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and other neurological diseases. Global distr

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Siemens Healthineers Collaboration with CDC to standardize SARS-CoV-2 assays

Siemens Healthineers Collaboration With CDC To Standardize SARS-CoV-2 Assays

The collaboration will standardize SARS-CoV-2 assays by defining concentrations of antibodies to specific viral proteins to confer neutralization that could one day be extrapolated to thresholds considered sufficient to confer immunity. Standardization across manufacturers is also expected to imp

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Join this year virtual MEDICA

MEDICA & COMPAMED 2020 To Be Launched As 'Virtual.MEDICA' & 'Virtual.COMPAMED'

MEDICA 2020 and COMPAMED 2020, the world-leading information and communication platforms for the medical technology industry and supplier industry for the medical technology industry, will take place entirely online from 16 to 19 November. Within the framework of 'virtual.MEDICA' and 'virtual.COM

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Ortho Clinical Diagnostics

COVID-19 Total Antibody Test from Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Receives CE Mark

-Ortho’s COVID-19 total antibody test receives CE Mark  -Ortho’s total antibody test may be used as aid in diagnosis and to support decisions for getting people back to work -The test offers excellent performance, with 100 percent specificity and sensitivity -Ortho began shipping its antibody

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Michael A.E. Ramsay

PSMF Appoints New Chairman; Announces Drive Toward ZERO Preventable Patient Deaths by 2030

With Upwards of 366,353 Lives Saved to Date, Michael A.E. Ramsay, MD, FRCA Takes the Helm of Global Non-Profit Aimed at Eliminating Preventable Hospital Deaths Patient Safety Movement Foundation  (PSMF) – a global non-profit dedicated to unifying those involved in the healthcare ecosyste

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Masimo Foundation for Ethics, Innovation and Competition in Healthcare Pledges Their Support for the Next Five Years (Graphic: Business Wire)

Patient Safety Movement Foundation Awarded $5 Million

Masimo Foundation for Ethics, Innovation, and Competition in Healthcare Pledges Five Years of Support The Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF), a global organization dedicated to achieving zero preventable hospital deaths worldwide, is pleased to announce the acceptance of a five-year, $5

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