Medical Laboratory Observer

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Product Focus

Product Focus

Product Focus

January 2017 Product Focus – Microscopes

Reference guide Physician’s Office Laboratory Microscopy ATLAS, 4th edition, from American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP-PT) is a reference guide that focuses exclusively on the...

December 2016 Product Focus – POCT (plus New Products)

Wireless point-of-care system The new wireless BD Veritor Plus System gives healthcare providers and laboratorians objective, lab-quality immunoassay test results within minutes. This fast and...

November 2016 Product Focus – Chemistry (plus New Products)

Serum indices Specimen interferences are a contributor to pre-analytical variation that affects clinical chemistry testing. Liquichek Serum Indices monitors an instrument’s ability to detect interferences...

October 2016 Product Focus – IVD

Rapid molecular platform Alere i is a rapid molecular platform for the qualitative detection of infectious diseases; it is currently available and CLIA-waived for Strep...

September 2016 Product Focus – Analyzers

Automated, random access ESR analyzer The iSED from ALCOR Scientific is a fully automated, random access ESR analyzer that uses blood samples drawn directly from...

August 2016 Product Focus – Automation (plus New Products)

Laboratory automation solution Combined with state-of-the-art analyzers and intelligent informatics, Power Express provides a total laboratory automation solution that maximizes uptime, minimizes errors, and allows...

July 2016 Product Focus – Infectious Diseases

HIV Ag-Ab assay BioRad’s BioPlex 2200 HIV Ag-Ab assay uses its multiplex technology to simultaneously detect and differentiate HIV Ag-Ab overall result, with a) HIV-1...

June 2016 Product Focus – Immunodiagnostics

Special protein analysis Binding Site’s Optilite enhances efficiency by (1) boosting productivity with consistently reliable performance; (2) minimizing reagent usage through optimized assay protocols; and...
Product Focus: "Diabetes"

May 2016 Product Focus – Diabetes

Automated in vitro test of albumin, creatine Alere Afinion ACR is a fully automated in vitro diagnostic test for quantitative determination of albumin, creatinine, and...

April 2016 Product Focus – Rapid Testing (plus New Products)

Alere’s Alere i Alere i is a CLIA-waived point-of-care molecular platform. As a rapid, instrument-based, isothermal system for the qualitative detection of infectious diseases, this...