Corgenix Medical Corp, Denver, a worldwide developer and marketer of diagnostic test kits, is offering its AspirinWorks test to physicians and other labs through Quest Diagnostics Inc, Madison, NJ.
Calypte Biomedical Corp, Portland, Ore, a developer and manufacturer of HIV diagnostic tests, has introduced Aware Messenger, an oral fluid sample collection device for collecting oral fluid specimens for high-throughput lab testing.
Four key purchasing groups representing more than 4,500 hospitals have aligned with the TerraPharma Project LLC, San Diego, an educational advocacy organization promoting patient safety improvements—to help members address common medical errors.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc, Waltham, Mass has introduced Thermo Scientific KingFisher Flex magnetic particle processor, which is based on the KingFisher 96 and offers increased flexibility and throughput with the incorporation of magnetic heads for 96- and 24-well plates.
Laboratory Corp of America Holdings, Burlington, NC plans to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Tandem Labs, Salt Lake City, Utah and its parent company NWT Inc.
IBM, The Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ), and Rutgers University will collaborate to develop diagnostic tools to improve the accuracy of predicting patients responses to treatment.
Laboratory Corp of America Holdings, Burlington, NC, is offering a high-density microarray, Affymetrix-based technology (Whole-Genome Sampling Analysis).
A free white paper for clinical lab managers, titled “Effectively Isolating Anaerobic Bacteria,” is available from Spiral Biotech Inc, Norwood, Mass.
The new S Version of TR-5 data loggers from TandD Corp, Saratoga Springs, NY, is battery operated and features portability and waterproof construction.
The FDA has approved the fully automated HTLV-I/HTLV-II blood-screening test from Abbott, Abbott Park, Ill, for use on the companys Prism instrument.