Navigation Links
Accumetrics, Inc. Announces United Kingdom Distribution Agreement With ELITech UK Limited

SAN DIEGO, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Accumetrics, Inc. announces today an exclusive distribution agreement with ELITech UK Limited for distribution of the VerifyNow System in the United Kingdom. The distribution agreement marks the beginning of several new distribution channels for the Company as it expands its reach both in scope and geography. ELITech UK will concentrate its efforts on reaching customers in surgery suites and catheterization labs within UK hospitals and other medical centers.

"We are very pleased to have ELITech UK become our exclusive UK distributor. Their demonstrated expertise in this market and knowledge of our customer base in the UK will help expedite physician access to our products," said Timothy I. Still, President and CEO of the Company. "This partnership marks the beginning of our distribution channel expansion outside the U.S. and demonstrates our focus on rapidly growing our global presence."

"Distribution of the VerifyNow System is extremely complementary to our current portfolio of products, and we are delighted to add them among our customers," said Tim Watson, Managing Director of ELITech UK. "The VerifyNow System is an excellent fit with our expertise within the interventional cardiology market, and we look forward to a long and prosperous partnership with Accumetrics."

About Accumetrics (

Accumetrics is committed to advancing medical understanding of platelet function and enhancing quality of care for patients receiving antiplatelet therapies by providing industry-leading and widely accessible diagnostic tests for rapid platelet function assessment.

Accumetrics' VerifyNow System is the first rapid and easy to use platform for measuring an individual's response to multiple antiplatelet agents. Addressing every major antiplatelet drug, including FDA-cleared products for aspirin, prasugrel, Plavix(R), ReoPro(R), and Integrilin(R), the VerifyNow System provides a valuable tool to help physicians make informed treatment decisions.

The Accumetrics logo and VerifyNow are registered trademarks of Accumetrics, Inc., ReoPro is a registered trademark of Centocor, Inc. Integrilin is a registered trademark of Millennium Pharmaceuticals. Plavix is a registered trademark of Sanofi-Aventis.

About ELITech UK Limited (

Founded in 2000 ELITech UK Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Pan European marketing and distribution company ELITech Group based in France. The ELITech Group ( is now a 60 million Euro in vitro diagnostic company with global sales and distribution capabilities in over 100 countries. ELITech offers clinical chemistry, microbiology, immunology and electrophoresis products and operates globally, leveraging products from its own biochemistry and microbiology equipment and reagents manufacturing facilities as well as third party products. In May 2007 ELITech acquired Wescor Inc, Utah USA to broaden its biomedical products platform and to provide a base for business expansion in the USA. In October 2007, ELITech acquired Vital Scientific in the Netherlands to allow the company to offer a complete biochemistry offering.

    Jules Abraham
    Lippert/Heilshorn & Associates

    Timothy I. Still
    President and CEO

SOURCE Accumetrics, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Accumetrics, Inc. Appoints William Dippel as Executive Vice President of Operations and R&D
2. Ad de Waard Appointed Vice President of International Sales and Marketing at Accumetrics, Inc.
3. Gregory J. Tibbitts Appointed Chief Financial Officer at Accumetrics, Inc.
4. HHS Announces $75 Million in Supplemental Funding to States for Pandemic Flu Preparedness
5. CRC Health Group Announces Acquisition of Bayside Marin Recovery Center, San Rafael
6. UHW Announces: Antelope Valley Hospital Caregivers and Board Vote to Ratify First Union Contract With SEIU UHW-West
7. HEI, Inc. Announces Sale of RFID Division Assets
8. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic Version of Zyloprim(R)
9. Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Announces Webcast of Presentation at Thomas Weisel Partners 2007 Healthcare Conference
10. Z Trim Announces Revocation of Gregory Halpern Severence Agreement
11. Brooke Franchise Corporation Announces Selected July Results
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... ... The print component of “Supporting Our Caregivers” is distributed ... Minneapolis, South Florida, with a circulation of approximately 250,000 copies and an estimated ... media strategy and across a network of top news sites and partner media ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... ... simply groundbreaking television series, "Voices in America", which is hosted by Hollywood legend, James ... are presently affecting Americans. Dedicated to providing the world with a wide variety of ... focus on, one episode at a time. , In the latest installment currently ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... November 27, 2015 , ... Dr. Thomas Dunlap and ... Dr. Tucker Bierbaum with Emergency Medicine at St., Joseph Health System’s Santa Rosa ... Sepsis conditions present in similar ways and require time-critical intervention to avoid large area ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... ... November 26, 2015 , ... CognisantMD ... for diagnostic imaging in the Waterloo region. Using the Ocean Platform, family physicians ... directly from their electronic medical record (EMR) without the need for redundant patient ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... November 26, 2015 , ... ... second medical opinion process, participated in the 61st annual Employee Benefits Conference. The ... and took place Sunday, November 8th through Wednesday, November 11th, 2015. The conference ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/26/2015)... 26, 2015 ... "Radioimmunoassay Market by Type (Reagents & ... Academics, Clinical Diagnostic Labs), Application (Research, Clinical ... 2020" report to their offering. ... addition of the "Radioimmunoassay Market by ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... WASHINGTON , Nov. 25, 2015  The ... Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), and the March of ... bipartisan Protecting Our Infants Act of 2015 ... the number of newborns born exposed to drugs, ... Since the bill,s introduction, all three organizations have ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... 25, 2015  Henry Schein, Inc., the world,s largest ... dental, medical and animal health practitioners, will unveil at ... Henry Schein ConnectDental® Pavilion , which brings together for ... solutions designed to help any practice or laboratory enter ... for a schedule of experts appearing at the Pavilion. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: