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Merck Serono and Illumina Enter Strategic Collaboration for Diagnostics in Oncology

12-Mar-2015

Merck Serono and Illumina, Inc., announced a collaboration to expand the development of a universal next-generation sequencing-based oncology diagnostic for clinical trials of targeted cancer therapies. Under the terms of the agreement, Merck Serono and Illlumina will work together to develop ...

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analytica Vietnam 2015 more international than ever

05-Mar-2015

This year's analytica Vietnam will have approximately 100 exhibitors from 15 countries, making it more international than ever. As part of the extensive program of related events, feature several international experts will pass on scientific background information about research and trends in all ...

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New Endoscopic Technique

Flexible wide-field endoscope provides label-free contrast of tissue based on fluorescence lifetime imaging of tissue autofluorescence

11-Feb-2015

Fluorescence lifetime imaging (FLIM) of tissue autofluorescence has been shown to provide labelfree contrast between different types and states of tissue. Clinical FLIM can combine lifetime contrast with morphological information to provide a direct comparison between different spatial regions – ...

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Eurofins acquires of Boston Heart Diagnostics Corporation

04-Feb-2015

Eurofins Scientific announces the successful closing of the transaction to acquire Boston Heart Diagnostics Corp. (Boston Heart) following review and approval from relevant regulatory bodies.Eurofins signed an agreement to acquire Boston Heart for an initial cash amount US$140 million, plus an ...

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DPZ-Researchers develop suitcase laboratory for rapid detection of the Ebola virus

New method is 6 to 10 times faster than the current techniques with equal sensitivity

14-Jan-2015

No electricity, no reliable cold chain, no diagnostic equipment available – scientists in field laboratories who diagnose and deal with Ebola infections often work under challenging conditions. Researchers at the DPZ have developed Diagnostics-in-a-Suitcase, which contains all reagents and ...

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New Molecular Diagnostic Methods Could Reduce Risk of Miscarriage in Prenatal Testing for Genetic Diseases

09-Jan-2015

Early diagnosis and treatment are crucial to improving patient prognosis for 22q11 deletion syndrome and Wilson’s disease, two potentially life-threatening genetic conditions. Breaking research in Clinical Chemistry, the journal of AACC, shows for the first time that a more precise technology for ...

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Molecular Methods Rapidly Gain Ground in Infectious Disease Diagnostics

Convergence of immunodiagnostic and molecular tests will help meet demand in developed countries, says Frost & Sullivan

16-Dec-2014

Unique disease outbreaks across the globe are escalating the demand for screening and spurring the infectious disease diagnostic market. The market will continue to develop as unmet technological needs lead to the creation of faster, more capable platforms. Molecular diagnostics is growing the ...

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Towards future lab-on-chip applications

14-Nov-2014

Smart and portable medical equipment is essential for fast and easy point-of-care and point-of-use diagnostics. Lab-on-a-chip applications in hand-held devices can help to save time for laboratory medical analysis in emergency scenarios. The combination of sub-micrometer-thick light emitting ...

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bioLytical develops 60-second Ebola testing kit

31-Oct-2014

bioLytical Laboratories has successfully developed a pre-clinical prototype diagnostic test for the rapid detection of antibodies to the Ebola Zaire strain responsible for the current outbreak in West Africa. The prototype is based upon the Company's proven, accurate, and highly accepted INSTI ...

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Earlier unknown molecular-level mechanism may contribute to the growth rate of breast cancer

21-Oct-2014

Researchers at VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, the University of Turku and the University of Oslo have discovered a previously unknown molecular-level mechanism that may partly explain the increased growth of cancer cells. The study, published in the British Journal of Cancer, showed ...

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