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Articles from April 2012
30 April 2012  Gemma Scotcher
Cost-effective norovirus detection with NOROTOP+®
By Gemma Scotcher @ 14:55 :: 4554 Views :: 2012

Pro-Lab Diagnostics has launched a rapid visual assay for the detection of norovirus in faecal samples. NOROTOP+® is a qualitative lateral flow assay allowing effective detection of norovirus in faecal samples in just 15 minutes.

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26 April 2012  Gemma Scotcher
Randox opens new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Bangalore, India
By Gemma Scotcher @ 14:59 :: 4403 Views :: 2012

Randox Laboratories (India) Private Limited proudly opened their brand new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Bangalore, India with a special grand opening event on 12th April.

The opening of this purpose built facility marks a focal point in the company’s 30 year history. With manufacturing facilities in the UK, Ireland, the United States of America and now India, Randox is a truly global manufacturing company producing revolutionary, innovative diagnostic solutions for the worldwide market. Starting from humble beginnings in 1982, Randox has grown to become a global market leader; with the opening of another manufacturing facility a strong testament of this fact.

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19 April 2012  Gemma Scotcher
Siemens continues to expand assay menu of RAPIDPoint 500 critical care analyser
By Gemma Scotcher @ 15:12 :: 4848 Views :: 2012

Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics has announced the availability of a Lactate assay1 for its recently launched RAPIDPoint® 500 system2 for cartridge-based critical care testing at the Point of Care (POC). Lactate joins an already extensive assay menu that includes Blood Gas (pH, pCO2, pO2), Electrolytes (Na+, K+, Ca++, Cl-), Metabolites (Glucose, nBili) and CO-oximetry (tHb, sO2, O2Hb, HHb, COHb, MetHb).

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18 April 2012  Gemma Scotcher
NHS Grampian enhances patient safety with reliable point of care blood gas service
By Gemma Scotcher @ 15:20 :: 4345 Views :: 2012

Roche cobas® b 221 blood gas analysers meet demands for accurate results and minimal maintenance

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12 April 2012   BIVDA
Siemens showcases broad portfolio of infectious disease testing capabilities at ECCMID 2012
By BIVDA @ 16:16 :: 4073 Views :: 2012

Company exhibit featured the latest in liver health, microbiology and molecular diagnostic solutions 

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10 April 2012   BIVDA
Siemens manufacturing plant Lean-ing towards collaboration with NHS delegation
By BIVDA @ 16:00 :: 4576 Views :: 2012

Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Manufacturing shares ideas with London-based NHS Trust on how streamlining business processes in a production environment helps create efficiencies

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