NeoGenomics Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
... from pre-malignant or dysplastic nevi with a sensitivity
of approximately 87-90% and a specificity of ... combination of genes to further maximize the sensitivity
and specificity of this FISH test for the diagnosis of melanoma. Given the already high levels of sensitivity
and specificity reported for this new test, we ...
Transgenomic and Power3 Medical Introduce NuroPro(R) Tests for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Diseases at AAN Annual Meeting
... patients and age-matched control subjects with a sensitivity
of 93% and specificity of 96%. In addition, ... patients were correctly identified with 100% sensitivity
when tested against the Greek patient database. ... unique products and services for automated high sensitivity
genetic variation and mutation analysis. Their ...
Transgenomic Completes Licensing Option With Dana-Farber Cancer Institute on Cold-PCR for Enrichment of DNA Mutations
... has the potential to further increase the sensitivity
of Transgenomic's WAVE DHPLC and Surveyor ... Nuclease promises a significant solution to high sensitivity
detection of somatic mutations that are key to ... unique products and services for automated high sensitivity
genetic variation and mutation analysis. Their ...
Researchers develop new way to see single RNA molecules inside living cells
... with a protein exhibited single-molecule sensitivity
and allowed the researchers to target and follow ... cell's cytoplasm.
The researchers tested the sensitivity
of conventional fluorescence microscopy to image ... or aggregation.
With single-molecule sensitivity
accomplished, the researchers investigated ...
Polycystic Kidney Disease Assay at Cornell University Uses Transgenomic's Surveyor Nuclease & WAVE Technology
... assay for PKD1 and PKD2 that is comparable in sensitivity
and specificity to DNA sequencing" said Dr Hanna ... are continuing to strengthen our position in high sensitivity
genetic analysis. Important publications such as ... unique products and services for automated high sensitivity
genetic variation and mutation analysis. Their ...
WaferGen Biosystems, ImmuneRegen BioSciences and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center to Collaborate on Novel Wound Healing Research
... expedited drug development decisions
and accuracy with limited amount of sample from ... efficiencies of existing microarrays, with the sensitivity
and accuracy of real-time PCR. Specifically, the ... read-out options while assuring detection sensitivity
and temperature uniformity across chips.
Waters Corporation Continues to Meet Today's Challenges for Improved Laboratory Operations with New Products at Pittcon 2009
... Technology designed to deliver exceptional sensitivity
for limited-sample, direct-flow, nanoscale ... Technology. Designed to deliver exceptional sensitivity
for limited-sample, direct-flow, nanoscale ... nanoflow UPLC brings to protein characterization, sensitivity
and reproducibility," said Dr. Patricia Young, ...
Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI) Offers Greater Sensitivity Over Mammography, Ultrasound and MRI
... The study found BSGI provides better sensitivity
for detecting ILC than mammography, ultrasound ... if performed, were included for analysis. The sensitivity
of mammography, ultrasound, MRI and BSGI was ...
The study concludes that BSGI had the greatest sensitivity
for the detection of ILC with ...
BioNanomatrix's Revolutionary Whole Genome Analysis Platform Named to MIT Technology Review's Annual 10 Emerging Technologies List
... of genomic and epigenomic information with sensitivity
at the single-molecule level. Among its current ... of the genome, delivering single-molecule sensitivity
in a massively parallel format. It can uniquely ... epigenomic and proteomic information with sensitivity
at the single-molecule level. Its current ...
Imaging Diagnostic Systems CT Laser Mammography (CTLM(R)) System Featured at the 94th Annual Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Conference
... extremely dense
breast patient population, the sensitivity
of mammography alone was 34.40%.
CTLM alone resulted in a sensitivity
of 74.40%, and mammography plus CTLM
produced a sensitivity
of 81.57%. The specificity of mammography alone ...
Monogram Announces 2008 Third Quarter Financial Results
... In June 2008 Monogram introduced an enhanced sensitivity
version of the
Trofile Assay, with 30-fold greater sensitivity
to detect low-level X4 HIV
compared to the ... the
trial. The results obtained with the enhanced sensitivity
version of the
Trofile Assay were provided to ...
University of Southern California Receives Cancer Diagnosis System for Detecting Esophageal Dysplasia
... System as an adjunctive tool to improve
in identifying dysplasia or cancer in the ... endoscopy of the
colon to improve a physician's sensitivity
to identify pre-cancerous
polyps. The System also ... System to improve the endoscopist's
in identifying dysplasia or cancer in the ...
Sensitivity Enhancements to Monogram's Trofile(TM) Assay Demonstrate Improved Power to Select Patients for CCR5 Antagonist Therapy
... The availability of
Trofile with enhanced sensitivity
now provides further confidence for
physicians ... on test results obtained with the newly enhanced sensitivity
Trofile, greater reductions in viral load were ... (Gilead Sciences).
Trofile, incorporating sensitivity
enhancements, together with
Enterix Inc. Launches Its Point-of-Care Test for Colorectal Cancer Screening
... FIT(TM) test, that provides physicians with the sensitivity
specificity of the laboratory-based InSure ... at all, InSure FIT was found to
have 33% greater sensitivity
for colorectal cancer than a leading
guaiac-based ... be removed during colonoscopy.
In addition to sensitivity
and specificity, the unique features of ...
Berkeley scientists bring MRI/NMR to microreactors
... in microfluidic devices. However, the low sensitivity
of conventional MRI/NMR techniques has limited ... and Burt were able to overcome the inherent low sensitivity
of MRI/NMR through the use of parahydrogen.
... enhance MRI/NMR signals.
The enhanced MRI/NMR sensitivity
provided by parahydrogen induced polarization ...
New NIST mini-sensor may have biomedical and security applications
... fetal heart monitoring; with further work, the sensitivity
can likely be improved to a level in the 10 ... a well-designed compact magnetometer with present sensitivity
could operate continuously for weeks on a single ... 1 picotesla are identifiable with a magnetometer sensitivity
of 70 femtotesla per root Hertz.) MCG and MEG ...
ALPCO Introduces a Mouse HMW and Total Adiponectin ELISA
... of bias in the ratio.
The interest in animal models of insulin sensitivity
in obese and pre-diabetic conditions continues to grow. Dr. Kelly Scribner ... with ALPCO, states, "Adiponectin is positively associated with insulin sensitivity
and this kit is specifically designed for mouse samples so it aids ...
American Mothers Seriously Concerned About Childhood Allergies, Siemens Survey Reveals
... dust and a host of other allergens,( )may have higher rates of precision, sensitivity
and in some instances safety, than other diagnostic options.(4,5) Blood ... The reason third-generation allergen-specific IgE assays offer improved sensitivity
and reliability is three-fold:
They are quantitative -- able to ...
Insmed Announces Results of IPLEX(TM) Phase II Trial in Myotonic Muscular Dystrophy
... did, however, demonstrate improvements in standard measures of insulin sensitivity
and reductions in fasting glucose, fasting insulin, cholesterol and ... endpoints. However, the statistically significant improvement in insulin sensitivity
seen in this study suggests that an additional phase II study in MMD ...
BRAHMS, Cezanne and Lumiphore Announce Partnership for Diagnostic Tests
... markets, from central labs to point-of-care applications. Detection sensitivity
and simplicity of use as well as material cost reductions in reagent use, ... to replace the current Europium Cryptate will not only increase sensitivity
of BRAHMS diagnostic tests, but will also allow the development of ...
Clinical Pharmacology Study With AZILECT(R) (Rasagiline Tablets) Demonstrated It Does Not Increase Tyramine Sensitivity
... AZILECT(R) (rasagiline tablets) did not increase the risk of tyramine sensitivity
at the maximum approved dose of 1 mg. The presentation was made during the ... comparator drug (selegiline). The study results were based on the Tyramine sensitivity
Factor (TSF), which measures the ratio of tyramine pressor dose before ...
ForteBio Launches New Assay Capabilities for High-Sensitivity Protein Quantitation and Fragment Screening on Its Octet(R) Platform
... run fluorescence and luminescence ELISA methods to achieve greater sensitivity
in their assays. Now, using ForteBio's new modules, they can obtain highly ... become a bottleneck in the drug discovery process. The Octet platform's sensitivity
and ability to assay precipitating compounds using a 'dip and read' ...
MIT reels in RNA surprise with microbial ocean catch
... or pressure and modify their protein expression accordingly. But that sensitivity
creates a quandary for the scientists who study them. Sort of like the ... observer causes the microbes to change their protein expression. That same sensitivity
makes some of these creatures exceedingly difficult to grow in lab ...
A New Era in the Application of Lab-on-a-Chip to Rapid Point-of-Care Diagnosis
... thus avoiding adverse electrochemical effects that can lead to reduced sensitivity
and accuracy of detection. The EFADchip is fabricated using widely ... that does not require complex fluorescence equipment, the system offers sensitivity
comparable to Real-Time PCR.
Hai Kang Life ...
BD and Fujirebio Diagnostics Sign Worldwide Agreement to Develop Biomarker Assays to Improve Cancer Detection and Management
... shows, provides clinicians with a diagnostic tool that can provide higher sensitivity
and specificity than CA125 alone. Improved sensitivity
and specificity should allow clinicians to distinguish between benign and ...
Catching the lightwave: Nano-mechanical sensors 'wired' by photonics
... available that works at room temperature. Previously this level of sensitivity
could only be achieved at extreme low temperatures" said senior author ... "and points to a future of compact, robust and scalable systems with high sensitivity
that will find a wide range of future applications from chemical and ...
Genstruct to Present Results of Collaboration with Top Pharmaceutical Company at American Association for Cancer Research's Annual Meeting
... be presenting a poster titled, "Causal Reasoning Identifies Mechanisms of sensitivity
for a Novel AKT Kinase Inhibitor: GSK690693" on April 21 from 1:00 - 5:00 ... will focus on how Genstruct and its partner evaluated the mechanisms for sensitivity
for GSK690693 in six cell cultures and three xenografts from human breast, ...
Cell Biosciences Announces Publication in Nature Medicine
... modifications in cancer-related proteins. Importantly, the exceptional sensitivity
of the methods enabled oncoprotein studies in extremely small tumor ... report using only 4 nanoliters per test. "The extremely high detection sensitivity
of our system is enabling a whole host of new experimental methods for ...
New Clinical Study Shows Masimo PVI(TM) Accurately Predicts Fluid Responsiveness in the ICU
... a "threshold PVI value of 20 identified patients with PPV >15% with a sensitivity
of 84% and specificity of 90%."
In the second step, researchers ... a PVI value of 20 "distinguished responders from non-responders with good sensitivity
and specificity," and appeared to represent an "accurate index of fluid ...
Transforming medical diagnosis with new scanning technology
... A new technology which dramatically improves the sensitivity
of Magnetic Resonance techniques including those used in hospital scanners ... of the Centre for Magnetic Resonance, said: "We have been able to increase sensitivity
in NMR by over 1000 times so data that once took 90 days to record can now ...
Cepheid Announces New Diagnostic Technology to Aid World Efforts in Halting the Spread of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis (TB)
... between HIV and TB. Sputum microscopy, which often delivers poor sensitivity
in patients suffering from tuberculosis, is almost completely ineffective ... smear test, that has remained largely unchanged in its sophistication and sensitivity
for over 100 years. The smear test has been proven to only detect around ...
Nanotechnology makes supertelescopes much more sensitive
... Chris Lodewijk has succeeded in significantly increasing the sensitivity
of the new supertelescopes in Chile. He will receive his PhD on this topic ... of Nanoscience. They have succeeded in drastically increasing the sensitivity
of ALMA in a crucial frequency range by improving the functioning of the ...
New Multi-Center Study Finds Masimo SET Pulse Oximetry Screening Significantly Improves Detection of Congenital Heart Disease in Newborns
... protocol data gathered by these researchers demonstrate that the superior sensitivity
and specificity of Masimo SET pulse oximetry technology is key to ... pulse oximetry technologies and devices will deliver a sufficient level of sensitivity
for improved CHD detection over alternative methods of newborn screening ...
Rosetta Genomics and Collaborators Unveil Colon Cancer Screening Diagnostic; Identified Candidate MicroRNA Biomarkers in Serum
... draw, identified colon cancer
patients from healthy individuals with 91% sensitivity
and 72% specificity.
"Rosetta's underlying serum-microRNA platform is extremely sensitive, and
has demonstrated detection sensitivity
on the order of a single molecule,
single nucleotide specificity, and up ...
BioNanomatrix Appoints Michael Kochersperger as Vice President of Engineering
... low-cost analysis of genomic, epigenomic and proteomic information with sensitivity
at the single-molecule level. Among its current development efforts is a ... low-cost analysis of genomic, epigenomic and proteomic information with sensitivity
at the single-molecule level. Its current development efforts include a ...
Nikon Instruments Introduces Exclusive VAAS Detector Imaging Method for Confocal Microscopy
... This unique technology allows for virtual adjusting of the confocality and sensitivity
of data post-acquisition, as well as collecting more photons during the ... cell imaging times. Additionally, the system enables faster and higher sensitivity
spectral imaging with better resolution.
VAAS Detection is ...
Thin films research lands engineering professor Air Force Young Investigator Award
... components, titled Domain Engineered Magnetoelectric Thin Films for High sensitivity
Resonant Magnetic Field Sensors.
Magnetoelectric thin films based ... using magnetoelectric thin films for radars will be able to provide higher sensitivity
and information while consuming less electrical power. In personal ...
Transgenomic Receives Accreditation From College of American Pathologists
... business of instruments and
consumables with our related expertise in high sensitivity
analysis. We plan to immediately pursue the benefits of ... company that provides unique
products and services of automated high sensitivity
genetic variation and
mutation analysis. Their offerings include systems, ...
Nanoscale dimensioning is fast, cheap with new NIST optical technique
... circuit. The software subtracts one image from the other. This enables sensitivity
to dimensional differences at the nanoscaleline height, width or side-wall ... microscopy from microscale to nanoscale dimensional analysis. So far, sensitivity
to a 3 nm difference in line widths has been demonstrated in the ...
BioNanomatrix Announces Appointment of Dr. Pui-Yan Kwok to Its Scientific Advisory Board
... low-cost analysis of genomic, epigenomic and proteomic
information with sensitivity
at the single-molecule level. Its current
development efforts include a ... low-cost analysis
of genomic, epigenomic and proteomic information with sensitivity
single-molecule level. Its current development efforts include a ...