After a positive evaluation by Palmetto GBA, CMS approves coverage of the molecular diagnostic to predict risk of recurrence and drug therapy benefit in breast cancer patients
Diagnostic applications of liquid biopsy as precision medicine technology in cancer and organ transplantation explored at Digital PCR Conference
Sani-Hands instant hand-sanitizing wipes from PDI, Orangeburg, NY, is the only FDA-approved, 70% alcohol-based hand-sanitizing wipe in the United States market.
The Kanban extended label holder from Akro-Mils, Akron, Ohio, is designed to adapt the company’s AkroBins and shelf bins into a complete, single-bin Kanban system.
One of the largest insurance companies in the United States, Highmark has announced it will begin providing coverage of the VeriStrat assay to guide second-line treatment decisions for patients with non-small cell lung cancer. Coverage takes effect on October 27, 2014.
The DualAir Check monitor from Air Liquide features patented zirconium and NDIR cells that provide stable O2 and CO2 readings even in areas where temperature, barometric pressure, and humidity levels are continually changing.
The Caregiver TouchFree clinical thermometer from Thermomedics, Miami, is a non-contact, clinical-grade infrared thermometer for the measurement of forehead temperature in adults, children, and infants.
Under a new agreement, Beckman Coulter will develop, distribute, and support automation for New England Biolabs’ NEBNext sample preparation reagent kits, while the latter provides technical expertise on reagents, chemistry, and protocols.
CMS agrees to provide reimbursement coverage for Exact Sciences’ first-mover FDA-approved noninvasive stool DNA screening test for colorectal cancer
Personal experience and professional technique often play important roles in the field of anatomic pathology, but reliance on these qualities can invite unstandardized and manual processes that are subject to error and place patient safety at risk.