Featured products include laboratory information systems, analytics solutions, and population analysis tools.
A multiyear grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will fund an innovative global data platform designed to streamline tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment.
The Victor EnLite and EnLite Neonatal TREC kit from PerkinElmer is the first commercially available screening test in the United States and Canada for severe combined immunodeficiency, known as “Bubble Boy” disease. Affecting an estimated 1 in 58,000 newborns each year, SCID is an inherited genetic condition that makes it extremely difficult to fight off infections.
Leica Biosystems and NovoPath will collaborate to integrate the Cerebro specimen tracking system from Leica Biosystems with the NovoPath anatomic pathology laboratory information system. The solution is designed to reduce human identification errors and identify problems before they generate any patient safety risks.
In a study of 100 patients, test results from the Ativa point-of-care system are found to be comparable to results from larger, pricier central lab systems.
Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics has announced the availability of the NephroCheck test system, the first such test designed to help healthcare providers identify patients at risk of developing moderate or severe acute kidney injury within 12 hours of assessment.
The first-ever formal collaboration between the powerhouse specialty societies CAP and ASCO aims to improve the development, application, interpretation, and dissemination of pathology tests in cancer care.
The Viva-ProE system with EMIT technology drug-testing platform from Siemens Healthcare is designed specifically to meet the productivity, workflow, and workspace needs of mid-volume laboratories.
Loftware Inc has introduced new versions of several products, including Loftware Connector for Oracle 4.1 and Loftware Universal Connector 4.1, as well as Loftware Print Server 10.2.1 and Loftware Label Manager 10.2.1.
Featured products include the Cytation 5 cell imaging multimode readerfrom BioTek, an ebola disinfectant from Mueller Sports Medicine, and a lab coat with multiple pockets for electronic devices from ScotteVest.