Search Tag: Diagnostics

Executive Health Management

8th Annual Next Generation DX Summit

2016 05 Aug

Next Generation Dx Summit convenes more than 1,000 international diagnostic professionals for valuable networking and comprehensive programming spanning from clinical diagnostics to business strategy. Now in its eighth year, the event has grown to include novel immunotherapy biomarkers, cell-free DNA, companion diagnostics, infectious disease, point-of-care,... Read more

IMAGING Management

Affidea Italy: Rebranding in Style

2016 01 Mar

The second Friday of December was particularly long-awaited by Italian staff as headquarters invited the teams to a massive party to celebrate the rebranding of Italian operations and the start of the new era of Affidea Italy. Much excitement surrounded the rebranding events of one of Affidea’s largest countries of operation and top representatives... Read more

ICU Management

Abbott to Acquire Alere,Becoming Leader in Point of Care Testing & Advancing Global Diagnostics

2016 18 Feb

ABBOTT GAINS LEADERSHIP IN THE $5.5 BILLION POINT OF CARE SEGMENT, BROADENS DIAGNOSTICS FOOTPRINT AND ENHANCES ACCESS TO FAST-GROWING DIAGNOSTICS CHANNELS- Transaction expected to be immediately accretive to Abbott's ongoing earnings per share upon close- Acquisition will provide access to new product applications, channels and geographies- Alere's... Read more

Executive Health Management

Inaccurate Testing Costing Time and Money

2015 27 Nov

A new report from the FDA reveals that unreliable, inaccurate medical testing continues to be a major obstacle to patient safety and is also a factor behind unnecessary increase in medical and drug expenses and unnecessary medical procedures. The report evaluated 20 case studies that involved various tests used for cancer, autism, Lyme disease and heart... Read more

Pharmacy Management

Simposio Choosing Wisely

2015 13 Jul

The symposium aims to promote an exchange of experiences at the international level and to familiarize health professionals with the principles behind the concept "Choosing Wisely.  These are principles related to a conscious and respectful of diagnostic and therapeutic options to put into practice in front to specific clinical questions. Various diagnostic... Read more

Lab Management

Beckman Coulter Diagnostics Obtains CE Marks for New HCV RNA & HIV-1 Assays on DxN VERIS MDS

2015 10 Jun

—Beckman Coulter Diagnostics has obtained CE Marking for its DxN VERIS HCV Assay*, a real-time PCR assay for the rapid and reliable quantitative determination of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) RNA in human plasma, and DxN VERIS HIV-1 Assay*, a real-time PCR assay for the rapid and reliable quantitative measurement of Human Immunodeficiency Virus type 1 (HIV- 1)... Read more

IMAGING Management

Hologic to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

2015 07 May

BEDFORD, Mass., May 7, 2015/PRNewswire/ -- Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOLX) announced today that the Company will present at two upcoming investor conferences in May:The Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Healthcare Conference in Las Vegas on Tuesday, May 12 at 1:40 pm Pacific Time (PT).The UBS Global Healthcare Conference in New York on Tuesday, May 1 Read more

Executive Health Management

Beckman Coulter Diagnostics Revolutionises Molecular Diagnostics

2015 28 Apr

LEAN Workflow and Reduced Sample Turn-around Times Beckman Coulter Diagnostics will be showcasing its revolutionary DxN VERIS Molecular Diagnostics System on Stand 253 at the 25th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, in Copenhagen, Denmark. The CE-marked system is now available with CE-marked assays for Human Cytomegalovirus... Read more

Executive Health Management

15th International Nutrition & Diagnostics Conference (INDC)

2015 22 Apr

INDC 2015 – The International Nutrition & Diagnostics Conference 2015 is an international forum for scientific discussion focused on understanding the relationship and connections between nutrition and clinical diagnostics.The aim of this multidisciplinary conference is to bridge the gaps between the specialists and fields of science as diverse as nutrition,... Read more