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Sanofi-Aventis Allows Thais To Make Plavix

The generic version of Plavix, the heart disease medicine of Sanofi-Aventis will be made indigenously in Thailand. This was announced by the pharma company on Tuesday.// As per the offer made by Sanofa-Aventis, the health ministry has approved plans to buy or make imitated version of the drug. ...

AdvanDx Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for GBS PNA FISH(R) for Rapid Detection of Group B Strep from Lim Broths

...gs another exciting application to the PNA FISH platform and is another critical tool for improving infection prevention and patient management," said thais T. Johansen, President and CEO of AdvanDx. "The test will enable labs to provide fast and sensitive detection of Group B Strep that in turn may help ...

AdvanDx Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for EK/P. aeruginosa PNA FISH(R)

...r critical tool to help laboratories and clinicians provide faster results and improve care for patients with these life threatening infections," said thais T. Johansen, President and CEO of AdvanDx. "Our PNA FISH diagnostic platform now provides a complete solution by enabling rapid identification results...

Thailand: Partners Open Free AIDS Treatment Clinic in Renowned AIDS Temple in Lop Buri

...the 'Wat Phrabatnampo-Center of Hope' is located on the grounds of Wat Phrabatnampo -- Thailand's world-renowned AIDS temple. Since 1992, thousands of thais living with AIDS have received compassionate hospice care at the temple. Now, this famed temple -- where so many have died of AIDS over the years -- w...

Thailand Government Officials Asked To Be Health Conscious

...at an alarming rate which leads to diabetes and heart diseases. One out of every twenty one Thai is said to suffer from diabetes. According to him thais have been consuming carbohydrate and calorie rich food which are also of less nutrient value. He insisted that they should switch over to healthy diet...

Bird Flu in Thailand Suspected to be H5N1 Strain

...d area. Poultry movements have also been restricted within a 10 km (six mile) radius for at least 30 days. Since its first arrival in late 2003 14 thais have been killed by the H5N1 virus. The last death occurred in December 2005. On Monday an 11-year-old girl was admitted to a Pichit hospital with...

Thailand Tops in Rare Type of Cancer

...on, suffer from trematodes as a result of eating uncooked meat and fish, a popular dish especially in north-eastern Thailand. Of the six million thais with trematodes some 97 percent hail from the North-east, The Nation reported. "Larp," or uncooked pork, beef or fish that is eaten with a hot s...

Strained Economic Agreement Between Singapore And India

...billion. The transaction triggered two months of mass protests demanding Thaksin's resignation for selling off national assets. The sale outraged many thais who accused Thaksin of selling off sensitive state concessions to a foreign entity. Shin Corp operates several lucrative government-granted concession...

SARS impact could be devastating

...g new houses directly improving standards of living// and boosting their local economies. Among the throng of migrating laborers, an estimated 210,000 thais left home to work abroad in 2000, as did 416,424 Indians, 376,000 Indonesians, 841,000 Filipinos and 31,000 Vietnamese, according to the most recent U...
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AdvanDx Launches Fast, 90 Minutes Protocol for All CE-IVD Marked PNA FISH(R) Tests in Europe

...inicians further improve antibiotic prescribing and patient care. "We are very excited to launch the shortened PNA FISH protocol in Europe," said thais T. Johansen, President and CEO of AdvanDx. "The faster results will enable laboratories to provide this critical information sooner to clinicians, ena...

AdvanDx Submits Yeast Traffic Light PNA FISH(TM) for FDA 510(k) Clearance for Detection of Candida species in Positive Blood Cultures

...monstrates AdvanDx's commitment to developing cutting-edge molecular diagnostic products that provide fast results for these serious infections," said thais T. Johansen, President and CEO of AdvanDx. "The test will ultimately enable clinicians to provide more appropriate care, improve antifungal selection ...

Cytokine Announces Oral Efficacy of Anti-Cytokine Semapimod

...ose. Larger scale studies are clearly warranted." The ability to dose orally is viewed as a considerable advance in the development of semapimod. Dr. thais Sielecki, Director of Research at CPSI, commented: "As a synthetic small-molecule, semapimod holds the promise of a more cost-effective alternative to...
Thais in Medical Dictionary

Geographic tongue

... and rare diseases. A comprehensive body of resources on Geographic tongue ... geographic tongue in Thailand. One hundred and eighty-eight thais with geographic tongue ... Most of the geographic tongue lesions manifested a typical appear ... ...
Thais in Biological Technology

AdvanDx Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for E. coli/P. aeruginosa PNA FISH(R)

...another critical tool to help laboratories and clinicians provide faster results and improve care for patients with life threatening infections," said thais T. Johansen, President and CEO of AdvanDx. "Our PNA FISH diagnostic platform now provides a complete solution by enabling rapid identification results...

AdvanDx's PNA FISH(TM) Test Shown to Reduce Mortality by 42% for Patients With Hospital-Acquired Enterococcus faecium Bloodstream Infections

...also that using the results to tailor therapy at an earlier stage in bloodstream infections can significantly improve patient care and outcomes," said thais T. Johansen, President and CEO of AdvanDx. "If we extrapolate the data to the rest of the country, PNA FISH could help ensure that all of the 18,000 p...

AdvanDx Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Yeast Traffic Light PNA FISH(TM)

...monstrates AdvanDx's commitment to developing cutting-edge molecular diagnostic products that provide fast results for these serious infections," said thais T. Johansen, President and CEO of AdvanDx. "The test will ultimately enable clinicians to provide more appropriate care, improve antifungal selection ...

As personalized, genomic medicine takes off, four developing countries show the way for others

...sease associations, including genetic susceptibility to malaria and dengue fever. One project has collected 1,500 samples from patients and healthy thais throughout the country; another is working with 3,000 samples from victims of the 2004 tsunami who experienced posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). ...

AdvanDx Receives Frost & Sullivan's Rapid In-Vitro Diagnostic Technology Innovation of the Year Award

...itro diagnostic markets," Dutta added. "This Award further validates the impact of AdvanDx's molecular diagnostic products in the marketplace," said thais T. Johansen, President and CEO of AdvanDx. "We appreciate that Frost & Sullivan has formally recognized the fundamental breakthrough value of our tech...

Molecular Diagnostics Leader AdvanDx Taps Former Dako Executive Vice President to Lead Global Sales and Marketing Expansion

...d executive with proven industry experience who will drive aggressive growth, market expansion, revenue production and ultimately profitability," said thais T. Johansen, President and CEO of AdvanDx. "The addition of Ms. Trautner clearly positions AdvanDx to deliver our easy-to-use, life saving molecular d...

Abbott vs. Thailand has implications for innovation and access

...causes of death in that country. To a large extent, the AIDS problem in Thailand is rooted in the significant sex industry in that country, which many thais believe is driven by American and European sex tourism. One can understand then, the basis for considerable Thai resentment over high prices for AI...
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