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25 July 2016  
Cytox launches breakthrough genetic biomarker research assay for Alzheimer’s disease
By @ 11:52 :: 122 Views :: 2016

Simple blood-based test will help reduce screening failure in clinical trials and assist drug discovery
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25 July 2016  
Cytox launches interpretive software for breakthrough genetic biomarker research assay for Alzheimer’s risk assessment at AAIC
By @ 11:45 :: 119 Views :: 2016

Combination will identify amyloid-positive subjects more efficiently and help reduce screening
failure rates in clinical trials
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11 July 2016  
BBI Solutions new SCIPAC Clinical Specimen Panels, speeding up assay development for infectious diseases
By @ 13:26 :: 171 Views

BBI Solutions (BBI) today announced the launch of SCIPAC Clinical Specimen Panels. SCIPAC are quantitative panels of clinical specimen, collected from multiple donors of known genotype. 

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11 July 2016  
Export Award Winner Attending AACC
By @ 09:15 :: 151 Views :: 2016

BBI Solutions (BBI), recent winners of the Made in the UK Export Award, will be attending the AACC Clinical Lab Expo in Philadelphia next month. 

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07 July 2016  
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence backs blood test for liver disease
By @ 16:20 :: 166 Views :: 2016

·    Organisation recommends simple blood test for diagnosing liver fibrosis in people with Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

·    An estimated 14 to 27 percent of the general population in the industrialised world has NAFLD1, which is often caused by obesity

·    The ADVIA Centaur ELF Test is an easy, standardised, accurate, minimally-invasive blood test that measures liver damage, also known as fibrosis

·    The ELF test is convenient to request compared to biopsy and/or scan, since it requires only a routine blood sample with test results available within an hour

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28 June 2016  
By @ 09:38 :: 178 Views :: 2016

Paris, France, and York, UK, June 27, 2016 – Sebia, the world leader in medical diagnostics by electrophoresis, and Abingdon Health, an in-vitro diagnostic group, today announce that they have entered into a multi-year, exclusive, global distribution agreement. The deal allows Sebia to add Abingdon Health’s Seralite®– FLC Dual Kappa and Lambda serum lateral flow immunoassay to its worldwide offering. The financial terms of the agreement have not been disclosed.
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24 June 2016  
AGM Statement and Result of AGM
By @ 14:08 :: 178 Views :: 2016


24 June 2016


At the AGM held earlier today it was announced that revenues from the core biomarker services activities remained buoyant in the first half with a strong order book, including repeat business, and a developing pipeline. TMT revenue growth has continued into 2016 and TMT was highly visible at the recent meeting of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry. The growing recognition of tau as a therapeutic target in Alzheimer’s disease should increase interest in new treatments which could favourably affect our compounds targeting CK1d in the tau pathway. We are confident that the business remains on track in 2016 to deliver a significant increase in revenues.

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22 June 2016  
Increased efficiency and faster viral load results with DxN VERIS Molecular Diagnostics System
By @ 09:16 :: 183 Views :: 2016

Niguarda Hospital, Milan, shares experiences in newly available case study


Nyon, Switzerland — (21 June 2016)A newly released case study, available from Beckman Coulter, describes the experiences of Niguarda Hospital’s Molecular Biology Laboratory in the assessment of the DxN VERIS Molecular Diagnostics System.  Involving fewer steps and reagents, and with true, single sample random access, DxN VERIS increased laboratory efficiency and allowed faster turnaround of viral load results.

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14 June 2016  
Study shows efficacy of Beckman Coulter DxN VERIS Molecular Diagnostics System for monitoring CMV-DNA in plasma samples
By @ 12:26 :: 206 Views :: 2016

Nyon, Switzerland — (14 June 2016) Beckman Coulter is pleased to highlight results published in the Journal of Clinical Virology1 that show the company’s DxN VERIS VERIS CMV Assay is more sensitive, and the DxN VERIS Molecular Diagnostics System has greater ease-of-use benefits , than another commercially available testing system.

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07 June 2016  
Excellent results reported for DxN VERIS Molecular Diagnostic System HIV-1 Assay at multiple centres across Europe
By @ 14:18 :: 179 Views :: 2016

Nyon, Switzerland — (07 June 2016) Beckman Coulter is pleased to highlight the findings of a poster, presented at ECCMID, Amsterdam, 2016, regarding the analytical performance of the company’s fully automated DxN VERIS Molecular Diagnostics System and VERIS HIV-1 Assay

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