Blood Testing

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

News | March 26, 2015
March 26, 2015 — Siemens Healthcare introduced a new angiography system and new cardiac ultrasound apps at the 2015...
ST2, cardiac biomarker, Critical Diagnostics, heart failure, predict outcomes
News | March 19, 2015
March 19, 2015 — According to an abstract presented at the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Scientific Sessions in...
News | March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015 — Critical Diagnostics announced it has expanded its cardiac biomarker testing product portfolio by CE...
Abbott, troponin, women, myocardial infarction, blood testing, diagnosis
News | February 02, 2015
February 2, 2015 — The British Medical Journal published results online that show Abbott’s Architect Stat High...
Siemens, Stratus CS 200, blood testing, cardiac diagnostics, Arab Health 2015
News | January 28, 2015
January 28, 2015 — The Diagnostics Division of Siemens Healthcare unveiled its latest point-of-care acute care analyzer...
Nephrocheck Test System, Blood testing, contrast media

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News | January 27, 2015
January 27, 2015 — Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics Inc. announced the nationwide availability to hospitals of the...
Cleveland HeartLab, MIRISK, heart attack, risk assessment, blood testing
News | January 22, 2015
January 22, 2015 — Cleveland HeartLab (CHL) announced that it has acquired the MIRISK cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk...
Cardiac diagnostics, blood testing, University of Leicester

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News | January 20, 2015
January 20, 2015 — A study involving scientists from the University of Leicester has established a link between...
News | January 06, 2015
January 6, 2015 — A study that identifies new heart attack risk factors and supports the use of a blood test for...
diaDexus, PLAC Test for Lp-PLA2 Activity,
Technology | December 18, 2014
December 17, 2014 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared a new screening test that predicts a patient’s...
Alere, INRatio, INRatio2, PT/INR Monitor system, correction

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News | December 16, 2014
December 16, 2014 — Alere Inc. has initiated a voluntary correction to inform United States users of the Alere INRatio...
News | October 21, 2014
October 21, 2014 — CardioDx Inc., a molecular diagnostics company specializing in cardiovascular genomics, today...
News | October 17, 2014
October 17, 2014 — Akers Biosciences Inc. has signed a feasibility study deal with Konica Minolta Inc. to develop a...
News | October 02, 2014
October 2, 2014 — Singulex Inc. announced the presentation of 10 abstracts at the European Society of Cardiology's (ESC...
blood testing, nephrocheck
News | September 30, 2014
September 30, 2014 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has allowed marketing of the NephroCheck test, a first-of-a-...