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From the monthly archives: April, 2015

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Clinical evaluation of new patient dedicated blood gas analyser published

Sphere Medical

Cambridge, UK – 29th April 2015 – Sphere Medical, innovator in critical care monitoring and diagnostics equipment, announces that the results of a clinical study evaluating its new Proxima miniature in-line blood gas analyser have been published at the recent 35th International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine (ISICEM 2015).

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Momentum Bioscience Ltd secures CE marking for the first of its range of innovative diagnostic products

Momentum BioScience

Momentum Bioscience Ltd is pleased to announce that it has CE marked Cognitor® Minus, the first in a range of products for the hospital microbiology laboratory utilising ETGA®. ETGA® is a novel technology for the rapid, universal detection of viable bacteria & fungi.

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EKF launches next generation Hemo Control POC hemoglobin analyzer

EKF Diagnostics

Cardiff, UK – 22nd April 2015 – EKF Diagnostics, the global diagnostics company, announces that it has launched its next generation Hemo Control point-of-care (POC) diagnostics analyzer, providing laboratory accurate hemoglobin and hematocrit results in one simple test. Uniquely the new hemoglobin POC analyzer enables full upgrade with Data Management functionality as required, giving the user complete flexibility over their future connectivity options via its bi-directional interface.

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Safe, Easy Specimen Transport System New Triple Universal Pack Extends SpeciSafe® Range

Alpha Laboratories

SpeciSafe® secondary packaging containers provide a safe, convenient and economical solution for compliant mailing of biohazardous and clinical specimens. The extensive SpeciSafe range includes solutions for screw cap microtubes, serum vials, vacuum blood collection tubes, cryovials, Bijou containers, swabs/transport tubes and is now extended to include a pack to seal 3 Universal containers in addition to the original single Universal pack.

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RD Biomed achieves ISO 9001 certification

RD Biomed

RD Biomed, the Hull-based medical technology company, is proud to announce that its quality management system has achieved the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2008 certification.

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3 MILLION PEOPLE IN ENGLAND COULD HAVE BEEN SPARED CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE – AS HEALTH WATCHDOG CALLS FOR CHANGES TO TESTING

Randox

  • Precision test detects minute deterioration in kidney function
  • Identifies patients at early stages – missed by current testing
  • NICE says new test regime could cut the number of patients on medication and dialysis by up to 20%
  • Chronic kidney disease affects older people and more common in women
  • Unchecked, CKD can eventually cause kidney failure and death
  • CKD linked to diabetes, hypertension and cardiovascular disease

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