Blood Testing

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for blood testing including platelet function monitors.

News | Point of Care Testing | December 22, 2015

December 22, 2015 — Trinity Biotech plc announced submission of its Meritas Point of Care Analyzer and Meritas...

Technology | Cardiac Diagnostics | November 20, 2015

November 20, 2015 — Boston Heart Diagnostics announced the launch of StatinSmart, an at-home saliva laboratory...

News | Blood Testing | November 18, 2015

November 18, 2015 — Konica Minolta Inc. announced that it has developed the SPFS Immunoassay System, capable of...

The Lancet results, Abbott ARCHITECT STAT High Sensitive Troponin-I test, rule out myocardial infarction, Accident and Emergency, A&E
News | Point of Care Testing | October 13, 2015

October 13, 2015 — The Lancet published results online that show Abbott’s...

Invitae Corp., cardiovascular test panels, genetic testing, expands offerings
Technology | Genetic Testing | October 08, 2015

October 8, 2015 — Invitae Corp., a genetic information company, announced the expansion of its cardiology offering,...

genomic testing, NGS, FDA, Precision Medicine Initiative, PMI, workshops
Feature | Genetic Testing | September 21, 2015

September 21, 2015 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will hold a pair of public workshops in November to...

Alere Triage Troponin I Test

The Alere Triage Troponin I Test is a fluorescent next-generation immunoassay, to be used with the point-of-care Alere Triage MeterPro, for quantitative measurements of troponin I.

Feature | Point of Care Testing | September 02, 2015 | Daniella Cramp

Hospital-based healthcare providers today are under greater pressure than ever to administer cost- and time-...

chest pain, triage, emergency department, new rapid assay, Dirk Westermann, BACC study, ESC 2015
News | Blood Testing | September 02, 2015

September 2, 2015 — Emergency department patients with chest pain suggestive of acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...

iFR, FFR, Philips, Volcano
News | Cath Lab | August 28, 2015

August 28, 2015 — Philips Healthcare is showcasing its latest cardiology solutions at the European Society of...

News | Hypertension | August 27, 2015

August 27, 2015 — Analysis of blood samples from more than 5,000 people suggests that a more sensitive version of a...

pre-operative testing, NYU Langone, guidelines
News | Blood Testing | June 09, 2015

June 9, 2015 - Professional physician associations consider certain routine tests before elective surgery to be of...

antiplatelet medication, prasugrel, clopidogrel, risk algorithm, SCAI
Feature | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | May 18, 2015

May 18, 2015 — A risk assessment algorithm...

Feature | May 12, 2015

May 12, 2015 — A team from Stanford University School of Medicine has developed and combined new paper and flexible...

News | April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015 — CareDx Inc., a molecular diagnostics company focused on the development and commercialization of...

blood urea nitrogen, BUN, postoperative stroke, risk, test, Wake Forest Baptist
News | April 02, 2015

April 2, 2015 — The results of a blood test done...

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