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Seniors: Get Your Checkbooks Ready

... Finance Committee Urged Not to Include Medicare laboratory Co-pay in Health Care Bill WASHINGTON, ... to reject a provision imposing a 20% co-pay on laboratory services under Medicare. Instead of providing ... does nothing but shift $24 billion in costs of laboratory tests away from the government and onto the backs ...

Clarient Reports Second Quarter Revenue Up 40 Percent

... created a state-of-the-art commercial cancer laboratory providing the most advanced oncology testing and ... of favorable third party payer reimbursement for laboratory tests, the Company's ability to obtain additional ... on Form 10-K. Recent experience with respect to laboratory services, revenues and results of operations may ...

Innovator's Studio offers Social Media Strategy Intensive Sept 16-17, 2009

... not a lecture - it's a hands-on, working laboratory designed to accelerate the knowledge, adoption ... not a lecture - it's a hands-on, working laboratory designed to accelerate the knowledge, adoption ... The firm's Innovator's Studio™ is a living laboratory that engages health industry leaders in leading ...

Genoptix Reports Continued Strong Growth for the Second Quarter and First Half of 2009

... Genoptix, Inc. (Nasdaq: GXDX ), a specialized laboratory services provider, today reported revenues of ... $4.5 million in maintenance capital. A planned laboratory expansion will begin later this year and is ... About Genoptix, Inc. Genoptix is a specialized laboratory service provider focused on delivering ...

Covance to Acquire Seattle-Based Gene Expression Laboratory from Merck & Co., Inc.

... acquire Merck's Seattle-based Gene Expression laboratory that performs genomics services such as ... profiling. "The acquisition of this laboratory brings world-class talent and technologies to ... Senior Vice President, President, Central laboratory Services at Covance. "This agreement will ...

Covance Reports Second Quarter Revenue of $466M and EPS of $0.66

... with the pending acquisition of Merck's genomics laboratory is included in backlog, but is excluded from ... continued exceptional performance of our central laboratory as well as strong performances in our Clinical ... the prior year. Record profitability in central laboratory and clinical development services led to ...

UB start-up provides innovative digital sperm analysis to infertile couples worldwide

... key advances in sperm evaluation. Her UB laboratory carried out clinical and basic research on new ... the next several years. The LCDX methods and laboratory are now certified by the New York State ... Mass., where the first affiliated clinical laboratory is located. Four more clinics will be operational ...

Leading health organizations launch new accreditation process for laboratories across Africa

... accreditation is the only way to be sure a laboratory is a good laboratory," said Agnes Binagwaho, ... host of other diseases. In addition, an efficient laboratory can dramatically reduce waiting time to get ... travel a day or more for testing to receive the laboratory results sooner. Studies have shown that when ...

NeoGenomics Enters into Strategic Supply Agreement with Abbott for Development of a Melanoma Cancer Test

... FDA-approved test to its customers instead of the laboratory developed test being offered by NeoGenomics. ... Inc. is a high-complexity CLIA-certified clinical laboratory that specializes in cancer genetics diagnostic testing, the fastest growing segment of the laboratory industry. The company's testing services include ...

IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results

... in certain other business areas, including our laboratory services business, and geographies, such as ... driven by price increases realized on sales of laboratory and consulting services. The impact of higher ... of lower margin IDEXX VetLab((R)) instruments and laboratory and consulting services, and to higher overall ...

Study provides documentation that tumor 'stem-like cells' exist in benign tumors

... these "mother" cells to generate new tumors in laboratory mice. Targeting the cells of origin is seen as a ... had been surgically removed from eight patients. laboratory experiments focused on tumor stem cells from one ... When tumor stem-like cells were implanted into laboratory mice, they generated new tumors that had the same ...

Siemens Showcases Innovative Products and Educational Offerings

... solutions that automate workflow in the clinical laboratory through system consolidation and ... our latest products and solutions with clinical laboratory customers," said Donal Quinn, CEO, Siemens ... features, QC reminders and connectivity to the laboratory information system or EMR. (Under FDA review; not ...

National Health Information Exchange Survey Shows Increased Activity, Cost Savings, Positive Impact on Physician Practices

... Results delivery, for example laboratory or diagnostic study results (44 initiatives). ... of initiatives currently exchanging data: laboratory data increased to 49 initiatives, up from 26 in ... are currently exchanging. Outpatient laboratory increased to 45, up from 25 in 2008. ...

A Drug-Dispensing Contact Lens

... led by Daniel Kohane, MD, PhD, director of the laboratory for Biomaterials and Drug Delivery at Children's ... by the Food and Drug Administration. In laboratory testing, the prototype lenses dispensed ... dispensed were sufficient to kill pathogens in a laboratory assay. Kohane and Ciolino see ...

Labs Are Vital(TM) Announces Winners of 2009 National Video Contest to Highlight Careers in Lab Sciences

... by Abbott to increase awareness about clinical laboratory sciences and career opportunities in this ... (APHL), and American Society for Clinical laboratory Science (ASCLS). Peterson was awarded ... understand the importance of careers in clinical laboratory sciences," said Denise Brunner, Abbott's Labs Are ...

Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Launches 24-Hour Remote Monitoring Center

... that continuously tracks the condition of laboratory instrument performance. Using proprietary remote ... problems before they interrupt the ability of the laboratory to deliver quality test results. With the Remote ... and provide optimal workflow, while minimizing laboratory downtime." With laboratories facing ...

FDA Approves VITROS(R) Anti-HCV Assay for Use On VITROS 5600(R) Integrated and VITROS 3600(R) Immunodiagnostic Systems

... launches of Ortho Clinical Diagnostics' clinical laboratory testing platforms, and enables the consolidation ... percent of the top 100 assays and 99 percent of laboratory test volume, with numerous other assays in ... (1) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. laboratory Testing. Available at: ...

Abbott Launches New Instrument to Complete Family of ARCHITECT Immunochemistry Analyzers

... important as clinicians rely more and more on laboratory diagnostics to guide their treatment decisions. ... for 2009. "Standardized results across laboratory instruments is increasingly important as the reputation of the laboratory and its influence on quality healthcare depends ...

Sysmex America Debuts High-end Sample Management System During AACC

... can redirect lavender top tubes for sorting into laboratory defined shared sample targets for additional ... Clinical Decision Support Software, allowing the laboratory to maximize sample and data efficiency of >90% ... groups will be on hand to speak with clinical laboratory professionals and physicians about Sysmex ...

Waters Drives Efficiency in the Clinical and Research Laboratory and Showcases New MassTrak Systems at AACC 2009

... alternative to immunoassay test kits for research laboratory analyses. This and other Waters system platform ... go here . LC/MS/MS for the Clinical laboratory LC/MS/MS is now finding a role in the ... a connected portfolio of separations science, laboratory information management, mass spectrometry and ...

Study Shows a Link Between Schizophrenia & Genetic Mutations

... MEDomics is a molecular diagnostic laboratory founded in 2008 by Steve S. Sommer, MD, PhD, with ... at MEDomics, respectively. The laboratory work was performed in the Sommer and Rossi Labs ... of Hope researchers previously in Dr. Sommer's laboratory include lead author Jinong Feng, MD, Jin Yan, ...

BD/PEPFAR Lab-Strengthening Initiative Marks Progress in Fight Against HIV/AIDS and TB in Sub-Saharan Africa

... is the lead implementing agency for strengthening laboratory systems. BD is a leading global medical technology company with technical expertise relating to laboratory systems. Through a series of training ... systems in the areas of human resources and laboratory services." Under a lab management ...

American Society for Clinical Pathology Joins the National Healthcare Career Network

... with the greatest vacancy rates, particularly laboratory professionals," said Anthony Burke, ... community, and the public of the critical role laboratory professionals play within the healthcare system. ... advocacy on behalf of patients, pathologists, and laboratory professionals. Long recognized for its excellence ...

CNCB Post Graduate Studies in Clinical Nutrition (PGSCN) Program is Now Available Online

... Therapies Session IV - laboratory Assessment Rationale for laboratory Assessment Vitamins - the Working Hands of Enzymes Minerals & laboratory Testing Amino Acids ...

Abbott Reports Strong Second Quarter Results; Confirms Double-Digit Earnings Growth Outlook for 2009

... (6.4) 1.9 Medical Products Core laboratory Diagnostics $747 1.9 (10.6) ... (5.7) 2.9 Medical Products Core laboratory Diagnostics $1,442 3.1 (9.5) ... the previously announced efforts in the core laboratory diagnostic business. The pre-tax impact ...

Sysmex America Receives Highest Vendor Designation from MedAssets Supply Chain Systems

... also has proven to be a responsible clinical laboratory partner in meeting the operational and financial ... MedAssets Supply Chain Systems Vice President, laboratory Division & Outreach Services. "We ... (Kobe, Japan), is a world leader in clinical laboratory systemization and solutions, including clinical ...

New technique could save cancer patients' fertility

... The tiny translucent egg nestled in the special laboratory gel was a mere 30 days old, but its four-week ... nearly mature follicles grown for 30 days in the laboratory had been plucked from ovarian tissue of cancer ... could be removed from the tissue and grown in the laboratory successfully, as this study suggests, then a new ...

Ridge Diagnostics Wins Growth-Promoting Loan From Biotech Center

... will further develop the company's CLIA certified laboratory in Research Triangle Park, thereby supporting the ... said Stan Sewitch, CEO. "By preparing our laboratory for commercial expansion, this Strategic Growth ... tests are provided through its CLIA certified laboratory in North Carolina, with plans for diagnostic test ...

Cord Blood America Hires Management Team for Its New Stem Cell Laboratory

... Immunologist Dr. Geoffrey John O'Neill as its new laboratory Director and Brian Pockett as Vice President of laboratory Operations. Cord Blood America recently announced it is opening a state-of-the-art laboratory for the storage of multiple stem cell products, ...

Influenza monitoring by the US military

... has contributed greatly to the development of laboratory and communications infrastructures within partner ... building capacity through training and support of laboratory and communications infrastructures." Writing ... from improved surveillance and expanded influenza laboratory and epidemiologic capability. The generated data ...

Medizone International, Inc. (MZEI.PK) Announces it has Established its Own BSL2A Certified Laboratory Located in Innovation Park, Queen's University at Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

... -- "This is a fully equipped bio-safety level 2 laboratory dedicated exclusively to Medizone research," ... of Medical Affairs for Medizone. "This new laboratory is located in the heart of one of the finest ... now has a platform to continue an expanded laboratory research program even as it prepares for the ...

ARUP Laboratories Announces New CMO Appointment

... clinical and anatomic pathology reference laboratory and a leader in innovative laboratory research and development, announced today the ... a commitment to advancing patient care through laboratory medicine," said Dr. Ashwood. Dr. Perkins has ...

Exiqon Announces 2009 North American Grant Award Winners

... Zhang, Ph.D., of the Rockefeller University Fuchs laboratory of Mammalian Cell Biology and Development, and Dr. Toshifumi Sugatani, Ph.D., of the Hruska laboratory in the Department of Pediatric Research at the ... is also available from these web pages: Fuchs laboratory of Mammalian Cell Biology & Development ...

Clarient Set to Join Russell 3000 Index

... created a state-of-the-art commercial cancer laboratory providing the most advanced oncology testing and ... of favorable third party payer reimbursement for laboratory tests, the Company's ability to obtain additional ... on Form 10-K. Recent experience with respect to laboratory services, revenues and results of operations may ...

Quest Diagnostics Earns Platinum Honor As 'Best Employer For Healthy Lifestyles'

... service uses assessments of an individual's laboratory testing results and lifestyle choices to produce ... for Wellness health-risk assessment service uses laboratory data to help individuals identify potential ... employees' greatest health risks, as measured by laboratory test results, for healthier employees and lower ...

Emory researchers announce Phase III study of progesterone for traumatic brain injury

... tissue is loaded with progesterone receptors. laboratory studies suggest that progesterone is critical for ... properties of progesterone in the laboratory more than 25 years ago. "The results that we ... tissue. To now witness the translation of this laboratory research into a treatment that may have ...

Jackson, Rockefeller obesity researchers share Shaw Prize

... Jackson laboratory Professor Emeritus Douglas Coleman, Ph.D., a ... for future pharmaceutical treatments. Jackson laboratory President and CEO Rick Woychik hailed the award. ... research being conducted today at The Jackson laboratory and institutions around the world." "Everyone ...

Global Med Technologies(R) Licenses Transfusion Software Solution to Nationwide Healthcare System

... capacity to partner valued relationships with top laboratory and hospital information system vendors." ... industry. As a leading provider of blood and laboratory systems and services, Global Med's products are ... over 2,100 transfusion centers, blood banks and laboratory sites. Global Med's domestic companies are ...

Instrumentation Laboratory Receives 510(k) Clearance From FDA for HemosIL(R) Liquid Heparin Assay

... Mass., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Instrumentation laboratory (IL) today announced that it has received 510(k) ... prophylaxis and treatment." Instrumentation laboratory Receives 510(K) Clearance From FDA for HemosIL ... hours a day/7 day a week. Instrumentation laboratory ( www.ilus.com ), founded in 1959, is a ...

CAP Announces Health Care Reform Agenda

... top priorities for the future will be to improve laboratory access to patients' electronic health records. ... lower healthcare costs by reducing the number of laboratory tests ordered. The College's more immediate ... more than 17,000 physician members and the laboratory community throughout the world. It is the world's ...
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