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Health Management

What is the future of breast cancer screening?

2018 21 Aug

Αdvances in technology and the advent of precision medicine point to a move away from ‘one size fits all’ breast cancer screening. Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cause of death from cancer in women worldwide and the second leading cause of death from cancer in women in developed countries (Ferlay et al. 2014a; 2014b). Breast... Read more

IMAGING Management

FDA Grants PMA Approval for Hologic's Aptima® Hepatitis C Quant Dx Assay

2017 18 Feb

HCV viral load test now available alongside HIV-1 assay and women's health menu on the fully automated Panther system Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted PMA approval for the Company's hepatitis C virus (HCV) assay for quantitation of HCV viral load and confirming active... Read more

IMAGING Management

Hologic to Acquire Cynosure,in All-Cash Tender Offer that Combines Two Complementary Businesses

2017 14 Feb

-Expands Hologic's Scientific and Commercial Expertise into Large, Adjacent Medical Device Segment Growing at Double-Digit Rate  -Accelerates Hologic's Top- and Bottom-Line Growth Rates and is Immediately Accretive to Non-GAAP Earnings per Share  \ Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX), a leader in women's health, and Cynosure, Inc. (Nasdaq: CYNO), a leader... Read more