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05 November 2015  
CK1d inhibitors reduce Alzheimer’s tau phosphorylation
By @ 15:23 :: 260 Views :: 2015


5th November 2015 – Cobham, UK.
From the 8th Clinical Trials on Alzheimer’s Disease   (CTAD) in Barcelona, Proteome Sciences is pleased to announce that a recently completed study testing its proprietary inhibitors of casein kinase 1 delta (CK1d) reduced the level of tau phosphorylation in a second in vivo model of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) tauopathy. Compounds were given orally for five days and the level of tau phosphorylation in the brain cortex was reduced compared to the control group. These results confirmed and are consistent with the previous in vivo study in a different AD model that revealed reduced tau phosphorylation when the compounds were given daily for 8 weeks.

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03 November 2015  
Beckman Coulter Diagnostics Offers New Evidence Pack in Support of the DxN VERIS Molecular Diagnostics System Independently presented scientific posters consolidated into one reference source
By @ 16:11 :: 333 Views :: 2015

 

Nyon, Switzerland — (03 November 2015) Beckman Coulter Diagnostics has today made available Issue 4 of its DxN VERIS Molecular Diagnostics Evidence Pack.  Following presentation of eight new scientific posters at the European Society for Clinical Virology meeting in Edinburgh, Scotland (September 2015), the Evidence Pack has been updated and now contains more than 20 evaluation posters presented at key infectious disease meetings across Europe.

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23 October 2015  Rachel Myers
New smartphone connected biosensors for C-RP testing can reduce unnecessary antibiotics use
By Rachel Myers @ 12:55 :: 290 Views :: 2015



Advanced smartphone-enabled medical device technology being developed in the UK is exactly the sort of rapid diagnostic test technology highlighted in a new Government report as being vital in stopping the unnecessary use of antibiotic

 

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16 October 2015  
EKF’s PointMan™ used in successful liquid biopsy research
By @ 10:11 :: 312 Views :: 2015


Cardiff, UK – 15th October 2015 – EKF Diagnostics, the global in vitro diagnostics company, announces that results from a study involving EKF Molecular’s PointMan™ DNA enrichment technology have been published in Clinical Cancer Research [1], a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research which focusses on innovative clinical cancer research studies.

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16 October 2015  
New Versatile Biological Sample Mailing Packs UN3373 Compliant Packaging for all Container Types
By @ 09:32 :: 387 Views :: 2015


Do you need to post Biological Samples? Getting things safely through the post can be problematic, so packing and mailing of patient samples needs careful handling and adherence to regulations. The new Biological Sample Mailing Packs from Alpha Laboratories offer an easy, UN3373 compliant and flexible solution for transporting all types of laboratory sample containers by road transport and postage services. 

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14 October 2015  
Cytox announces participation in INSIGHT Alzheimer’s study
By @ 10:13 :: 261 Views :: 2015

12th October 2015: Oxford, UK. Cytox Ltd, an innovative developer of assays for risk assessment and prediction of dementia, has confirmed its participation in the pioneering French INSIGHT study of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). The Cytox proposal, ‘SNP Profiling as an Approach to Risk Stratification for Future Cognitive Decline in Elderly Subjective Memory Complainers’, has been reviewed and approved by the INSIGHT Scientific Committee.

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14 October 2015  
Press release
By @ 09:57 :: 363 Views :: 2015

Cambridge (UK), 5 October 2015: Carclo Diagnostic Solutions Ltd (“CDS”) will be publishing the first detailed test results from its development of the Micropoc-pro platform via a scientific poster at the Microfluidic Congress, London, 20-21 October, organised by Global Engage Ltd.

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05 October 2015  Joanne Hunter
EKF’s unique and simple creamatocrit analyzer highlighted at FIGO
By Joanne Hunter @ 13:43 :: 332 Views :: 2015


Cardiff, UK – 5th October 2015 – EKF Diagnostics, the global in vitro diagnostics company, announces that it is exhibiting its range of Maternal and Women's Health products at the XXI FIGO World Congress - the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics - in Vancouver, Canada, 4-9th October. EKF’s portfolio in this sector has been tailor made to address the specific healthcare needs women face during pregnancy and in their everyday lives.

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01 October 2015  
David Cameron opens Momentum Bioscience’s new Research and Development facility in Oxfordshire
By @ 11:36 :: 780 Views :: 2015



Momentum Bioscience Ltd recently hosted a visit by David Cameron, MP for Witney and Prime Minister at its facility in Long Hanborough, Oxfordshire. Mr Cameron unveiled a commemorative plaque, toured the new research and development laboratories and discussed the company’s innovative products and future plans. 

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01 October 2015  Joanne Hunter
UNAUDITED INTERIM RESULTS FOR THE SIX MONTHS ENDED 30th JUNE 2015
By Joanne Hunter @ 10:47 :: 321 Views :: 2015


HIGHLIGHTS


Commercial

o   Strong underlying growth in biomarker services

o   Services running at full capacity

o   Rapid increase in SysQuant® and TMT calibrator™ contracts in H1

o   Largest ever TMT® order Q2

o   Licensing discussions progressing for CK1d and MCI/AD

o   CK1d and SysQuant® / TMT calibrator™ showcased at AAIC

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