The newly approved assay joins an extensive menu of infectious disease tests performed on the Advia Centaur, enabling laboratories to further consolidate their testing onto the platform.
The new test from Roche expands the menu for healthcare-associated infections testing on the widely adopted Cobas 4800 system.
The assay is the first commercially available extraction-free, fully automated 1,25 dihydroxyvitamin D assay.
Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Phadia 2500EE, a dedicated autoimmune platform that streamlines operational efficiency, will be featured at AACC booth 3564.
The liquid, ready-to-use product from Randox Laboratories has a measuring range of 0.189–22.2 mmol/L, comfortably detecting levels outside of the healthy limit of 4.9 mmol/L.
At AACC booth 4923, attendees can learn about the TipNovus high-throughput automated pipette tip cleaning system, which enables laboratories to recycle sanitized tips safely and thereby reduce waste.
Finding themselves in a vicious tug-of-war, clinical labs are struggling to keep pace with emerging designer drugs.
In its latest offering for diabetes testing, Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics meets evolving customer needs with operational, performance, and clinical improvements, and test results free from interference by common hemoglobin variants.
The test serves as an intermediate marker of glycemia in instances where HbA1c may be of limited value, such as pregnancy, reduced red blood cell lifespan, and hemodialysis.
Genome sequencing reveals potential pathway for studying more common immune system disorders, and highlights the need for early screening to assess the body’s response to infection.
The analyzer produces 400 photometric test results per hour and 240 ISE tests per hour with an overall throughput of 560 tests per hour.
Laura van’t Veer, PhD, cofounder and chief research officer of Agendia, was recognized for her development of the MammaPrint breast cancer test, a genetic diagnostic test used to estimate the risk of breast cancer recurrence up to 20 years into the future.
The zinc transporter 8 autoantibody enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay will be featured at AACC booth 2735.
Nova Biomedical will showcase its Stat Profile Prime blood gas analyzer at AACC booth 1226.
The company’s i platform will be on display at booth 4945.
Makers of clinical chemistry and integrated analyzers are seeking to meet shifting customer needs.
Featured in In Booth 2647, a line of lyophilized controls is designed to simulate human serum samples for determining linearity, calibration verification, and verification of reportable range on Roche analyzers.
On display in Booth 2945, the kit preserves the viability of enteric pathogenic bacteria during transport from the collection site to the testing laboratory.
Some ACOs are receiving complimentary data analytics tools from large independent laboratories as part of their contracts.
As analytics becomes more sophisticated, pathologists will likely play a more active role.