A 2015 Health Trends study conducted by Quest Diagnostics found that diabetes diagnoses surged during 2014 in states that expanded Medicaid under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
The first WHO Global Report on Diabetes underscores the enormous scale of the diabetes problem, and also the potential to reverse current trends.
The number of people living with diabetes and its prevalence are growing in all regions of the world.
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According to the company, overly expansive patent eligibility criteria have put into jeopardy the patentability of existing and future diagnostic method patent claims.
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The system decaps screw caps from a full 96-tube storage rack in less than 30 seconds.
Mark Prince, MD, MBA, USMD Physician Services.
Researchers performed a retrospective medical records review of Medicare-eligible patients at average risk for colorectal cancer who were not previously compliant with recommended guidelines for screening.
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In collaboration with the New York University College of Dentistry, Rheonix will pursue development of a fully automated screening assay that will simultaneously detect and confirm the presence of Zika virus.
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MilliporeSigma recently added seven certified reference materials to its Cerilliant portfolio for applied diagnostics and testing.
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BlueCross BlueShield of Florida and Health Care Services Corp have independently determined that the VeriStrat test from Biodesix is a medically necessary benefit.
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Rising diabetes rates are raising concern on a global scale.
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Managing test utilization is revealing opportunities for improved laboratory performance and better patient care.
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The automated, multiplex DNA assay simultaneously identifies Staphylococcus aureus and other Staphylococcus species directly from positive blood cultures.
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The centralized data management system supports greater testing efficiency and safety within transfusion medicine.
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The centrifuge features a unique two-in-one hybrid rotor that has interchangeable fixed-angle and swinging buckets to facilitate quick switching between applications.
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The notoriously unstable marker is now available in a liquid format.
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The updated system enables the exchange and management of key healthcare images, data, and reports.
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The first blood-based screening test for colorectal cancer will be made available in the United States under a joint commercialization agreement with Polymedco.
1604 Molecular_Microbiology Tech Guide
This month's issue features molecular systems for microbiology applications from BioFire Diagnostics, Randox Biosciences, and Roche Diagnostics.
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This month's issue features microbiology systems from Beckman Coulter, bioMérieux, and Thermo Fisher Scientific.
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Urinalysis instruments offer expanding feature sets designed to meet diverse testing requirements.