IVD
Apr 24, 2015
Jamie Hartford Lucy and Ricky, peanut butter and jelly, pizza and beer—these are some of the greatest pairings the world has ever known. Roche would add...
Mar 24, 2015
President Obama’s Precision Medicine Initiative has some diagnostics industry leaders excited for the future—and for good reason. Tacked on to the...
Mar 17, 2015
Jamie Hartford An executive at pharmacogenetic testing firm Genelex blasted FDA’s proposal to regulate laboratory-developed tests, saying oversight from...
Feb 20, 2015
Arundhati Parmar Sepsis, a blood borne infection that results in severe inflammation, is not to be trifled with. "Sepsis is the sixth most common reason...
Dec 11, 2014
A new Frost & Sullivan reports predicts that molecular testing will be one of the foremost drivers of the overall growth of the global infectious diseases...
Nov 07, 2014
Boston University's SP-IRIS-based rapid Ebola test. Responsible for almost 5000 deaths, the Ebola epidemic has ravaged West Africa and acted as a...
Nov 07, 2014
A new global Laboratory Analytical Workflow standard aims to provide plug-n-play connectivity between IVD tests and health informatics systems. By Jean Rhame...
Oct 08, 2014
Blake S. Perkins IVD blister card. (All photos courtesy of J-Pac Medical LLC) Changes in healthcare economics are clearly having an impact on point-of...
Sep 19, 2014
FDA has announced its intention to issue draft guidances on the regulation of laboratory-developed tests—a controversial decision that could increase the...
Sep 08, 2014
A new report forecasts that the global companion diagnostics market will grow to $8.7 billion, up from $3.1 billion it is estimated to be in 2014. That...