Navigation Links
Hooper Holmes' Heritage Labs Division Launches New Home Diabetes Test
Date:8/7/2008

as little as three days. More information can be found at http://www.appraisetests.com.

About A1c

Hemoglobin is found inside red blood cells, and like all proteins, links up with sugars such as glucose. The more excess glucose in a person's blood, the more glucose links up with hemoglobin and the more A1c (also known as glycated hemoglobin or HbA1c) will be found. The A1c test measures a person's average blood glucose level for the past few months and suggests how well a diabetes treatment plan is working. Although the A1C test is an important tool, it does not replace the daily self-testing of blood glucose.

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) recommends regular measurement of A1c levels in all diabetics. Just as cholesterol levels are used to predict the risk of developing heart disease, the A1c value can predict the risk of developing many of the chronic complications associated with diabetes.

About Heritage Labs

Heritage Labs International LLC, a division of Hooper Holmes, was founded in 1997 as the value leader in laboratory services that provide information to help people manage and reduce risk. One of the most automated testing laboratories in the industry, Heritage Labs has achieved certification from the College of American Pathologists (CAP), a recognized benchmark of quality. All kit manufacturing and laboratory testing is performed at Heritage Labs' headquarters in Olathe, Kansas.

About Hooper Holmes

Hooper Holmes is the leader in collecting personal health data and transforming it into useful information, enabling customers to take actions that manage or reduce their risks and expenses. As the leading provider of risk assessment services for the insurance industry, Hooper Holmes provides insurers with the widest range of medical exam, data collection, laboratory testing and underwriting services in the industry.

With presence in over 250
'/>"/>

SOURCE Hooper Holmes
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. DNA Heritage Success in Patent Battle Helps Keep Genealogy DNA Test Prices Low
2. PETCO Adds Canine Heritage Breed Test to its Innovative Assortment
3. AUDIO from Medialink and Pfizer: Hispanic Heritage Month Reminds Us Increasing Numbers of Hispanic-Americans Do Not Have Health Insurance
4. Heritage and Ipca Enter Into Strategic Alliance for Generic Pharmaceutical Products
5. Environmental Tectonics Corporations BioMedical Systems Division Awarded Contract for Multiple Monoplace Chambers
6. Atrium completes the sale of its Active Ingredients and Specialty Chemicals division
7. Environmental Tectonics Corporations BioMedical Division Announces Sale of Two Hyperbaric Chambers
8. Progen Restructures Manufacturing and Drug Discovery Divisions
9. JSJ Pharmaceuticals Announces Launch of Aesthetic Division - Vitivia(TM)
10. Microfluidic Systems Announces Agreements With Applied Biosystems and United Technologies Hamilton Sundstrand Division for Production of Bioagent Autonomous Networked Detector System
11. Strativa Pharmaceuticals, a Division of Par Pharmaceutical, Announces the Discontinuation of the Development Program for Pafuramidine
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/24/2014)... N.J. , July 24, 2014 ... provider of regulatory and ethical review services for ... Alliance Biosciences. Formerly a division of ... was the leading biosafety and biosecurity consulting firm ... With this addition, WCG,s biosafety division – WCG ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... 2014 The first part of the ... First in Human Studies” will cover comprehensive clinical support ... , With increasing R&D costs and declining industry success ... maximize the knowledge collected in early Phase I/IIa study ... in late stage development. , Next, the presenters will ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... Md. , July 24, 2014  Spherix Incorporated ... the fostering and monetization of intellectual property, today announced ... the period ending June 30, 2014 on Monday, August ... call at 10 a.m. ET on Monday, August 18, ... be led by the company,s CEO, Anthony Hayes ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... Bound Brook, NJ (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 ... expects to manage numerous projects in the MENA region ... delighted to have a preferred provider agreement with DZS ... in the MENA region,” said Global VP of R&D ... "DZS has developed excellent operational practices with a ...
Breaking Biology Technology:WIRB-Copernicus Group Announces Acquisition of Alliance Biosciences; Executives Join WCG Biosafety Division 2WIRB-Copernicus Group Announces Acquisition of Alliance Biosciences; Executives Join WCG Biosafety Division 3Best Practices for Optimizing Dose Escalation in First in Human Studies, New Webinar August 6th Hosted by Xtalks 2Spherix Schedules Shareholder Update Call 2SBI Pharmaceuticals Co. Ltd. Enters into Preferred Provider Agreement with DZS Clinical Services 2
... integrated data that combines business and technology strategies, is ... murky technology concept it is a leading-edge business ... convergence allows companies to communicate more completely and at ... the bottom line. , ,In my own experience, ...
... help cell-phone users take advantage of the limitless minutes ... engineers have developed a device that can significantly improve ... battery power. , ,"When you've been talking on a ... how hot it gets," notes Zhenqiang "Jack" Ma, an ...
... laboratory" of teaching technology will use Mediasite Live, ... Foundry, Inc. , to automatically record, distribute, archive ... , ,The laboratory, termed the Digital Union, is ... making informed investment decisions across Ohio's flagship campus ...
Cached Biology Technology:WTN Visions: Convergence is changing business 2WTN Visions: Convergence is changing business 3UW-Madison technology to advance cell phones 2UW-Madison technology to advance cell phones 3Ohio State's educational tech lab to use Sonic Foundry system 2
(Date:7/24/2014)... NJIT this week for an all-day public forum on ... Agency (EPA) to dredge toxic sediment from an eight-mile ... has called the plan, which proposes removing 4.3 million ... the riverbed, one of the largest cleanups in the ... disposed off-site. , "We need to ensure the future ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... is currently conducting research into the potato genes that ... by a reduction in rainfall and increased extremes of ... most resistant genes in order to create new potato ... research is also seeking to find out how the ... greater drought and higher and lower temperatures. , This ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... successfully treated lupus in mice, a biomedical engineer at the ... his research to a new version of the drug in ... Chandra Mohan, Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Endowed Professor ... Arthritis Research & Therapy outlining the use of a new ... number of cases of lupus-related kidney disease., He now has ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Experts Weigh the Pros and Cons of a $1.7 Billion EPA Cleanup Plan for the Passaic River at an NJIT 2Neiker-Tecnalia is researching the potato genes that best adapt to climate change 2Biomedical engineer looks at new applications for novel lupus drug 2Biomedical engineer looks at new applications for novel lupus drug 3
... states that when dinosaurs died and became fossilized, ... transformed into "rocks" through a gradual replacement of ... a North Carolina State University paleontologist, however, could ... Mary Schweitzer, assistant professor of paleontology with a ...
... may be in its infancy, but biologists may soon ... living cell like never before. Scientists at the U.S. ... and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have developed a way ... can track life's fundamental processes, such as DNA repair, ...
... has,found the first clear evidence that the process ... and respond to a million,different proteins might have ... function is to jump around in genetic material., ... genetic material, and scientists,have suspected that this ability ...
Cached Biology News:NC State scientist finds soft tissue in T. rex bones 2Nano-Probes Allow an Inside Look at Cell Nuclei 2Nano-Probes Allow an Inside Look at Cell Nuclei 3UCSD Discovery Shows How Embryonic Stem Cells Perform 'Quality Control' Inspections 2UCSD Discovery Shows How Embryonic Stem Cells Perform 'Quality Control' Inspections 3
Recombinant DNA polymerase from Thermus aquaticus expressed in E. coli; 5 units/L; 1 tube of 1, 000 units enzyme/tube w/Buffer II and MgCl2...
Taq DNA Polymerase (T. aquaticus), 4 x 250 units. For PCR and other procedures requiring DNA polymerase activity at elevated temperatures. Category: Nucleotides & Enzymes & Biochemicals, Modifying En...
... Polymerase is a chemically modified form of ... is attached to the enzyme, the enzyme ... ramp of thermal cycling (when the reaction ... enzyme is inactive. The result is that ...
Taq DNA Polymerase (cloned), 250 units. Category: Nucleotides & Enzymes & Biochemicals, Modifying Enzymes, Polymerases....
Biology Products: