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IT Management

Social Media in the Pharmaceutical Industry 2016

2016 20 Jan

As the debate and uncertainties regarding Pharma and Social Media continue to heighten, SMi are once again, kicking off the brand new year with this highly engaging and innovative event. Social media, being the prime location for global conversations plays a central role in pharma covigilance and digital marketing, as well as understanding trends,... Read more

ICU Management

Roche Launches Improved POC Troponin Test to Diagnose Heart Attack Patients at High Mortality Risk

2015 29 Jun

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) has announced that its improved CARDIAC point-of-care Troponin T test for the cobas h 232 system is now available for countries accepting the CE Mark*. The test allows healthcare professionals to identify patients with a suspected acute myocardial infarction (AMI), termed also heart attack, with greater accuracy at... Read more

Pharmacy Management

Pertuzumab: Metastatic Breast Cancer Breakthrough Drug

2014 06 Oct

At the most recent European Society of Oncology meeting in Madrid, the results for the CLEOPATRA breast cancer study on Roche's Perjeta (pertuzumab) were presented. The results were declared to be extraordinary and unprecedented. “Many of us work our whole career to have this kind of data,” said Sandra Swain, medical director of the Washington Cancer... Read more

Executive Health Management

Arab Health 2014: Roche Premieres Region’s First Blood Safety Solution Portfolio

2014 28 Jan

Roche Diagnostics Middle East launches the region’s first comprehensive Roche Blood Safety Solution (RBSS) portfolio at Arab Health• The only comprehensive RBSS portfolio of serology screening solutions and nucleic acid testing (NAT) available in the Middle East from a single source• RBSS safeguards patients through industry-leading assays and technologies... Read more

ICU Management

Roche Launches New ProGRP Test for More Precise Diagnosis in Lung Cancer

2013 18 Jul

New test expands cancer diagnostics portfolio and strengthens Roche Diagnostics’ comprehensive tumour marker menuRoche today announced the global launch (except US) of Elecsys ProGRP, a test that distinguishes between the two main types of lung cancer – small cell (SCLC) and non-small cell (NSCLC) lung cancer – and can help diagnose early-stage SCLC.... Read more