News related to Alburx (Albumin Human) and/or conditions it is approved for
New Considerations in HIV Care Diagnostics
Source: Medscape HIV/AIDS Headlines [2015.01.20]
Dr Benjamin Young highlights the recently announced UNAIDS Fast-track Cities program and reviews two new studies on HIV diagnostics.
Sepsis diagnostic quickly IDs most lethal form of sepsis
Source: Blood / Hematology News From Medical News Today [2015.01.15]
T2 Biosystems, a company developing innovative diagnostic products to improve patient health, today announced that results from its pivotal trial evaluating its lead products, the T2Candida Panel...
New diagnostic test for bowel diseases
Source: Irritable-Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2014.03.31]
A novel method for distinguishing different types of bowel disease using the stool samples of patients has been created by a group of researchers in the UK.
Heart attack diagnoses 'could be doubled' by gender-specific tests
Source: Cardiovascular / Cardiology News From Medical News Today [2015.01.22]
Researchers find that using a new high-sensitivity blood test with gender-specific diagnostic thresholds could improve the rate of heart attack diagnosis among women.
VolitionRX begins first ovarian cancer detection study to evaluate blood-based test
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2015.01.22]
VolitionRx Limited, a life sciences company focused on developing blood-based diagnostic tests for a broad range of cancer types and other conditions, has announced it has signed an agreement to...
Study finds 3D mammography could save $550 million a year
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2015.01.16]
Patients who receive breast tomosynthesis for their annual breast cancer screening experienced fewer recalls, fewer diagnostic procedures, earlier detection, and required less costly treatment than...
Initial study demonstrates that VolitionRX NuQ blood test has 84% accuracy in detecting early stage treatable pancreatic cancers
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2015.01.09]
VolitionRx Limited, a life sciences company focused on developing diagnostic tests for cancer and other conditions, has announced that it has completed a blinded clinical study demonstrating that...
GFT505 treatment prevents evolution to cirrhosis
Source: Liver Disease / Hepatitis News From Medical News Today [2014.12.28]
GENFIT, a biopharmaceutical company at the forefront of developing therapeutic and diagnostic solutions in metabolic and inflammatory diseases, that notably affect the liver or the gastrointestinal...
New discoveries in age-related macular degeneration
Source: Eye Health / Blindness News From Medical News Today [2014.12.17]
Insilico Medicine along with scientists from Vision Genomics and Howard University shed light on AMD disease, introducing the opportunity for eventual diagnostic and treatment options.
Research unlocks revolutionary new procedure for epilepsy diagnosis
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2014.12.16]
Pioneering new research by the University of Exeter could revolutionise global diagnostic procedures for one of the most common forms of epilepsy.
FDA approves first test to confirm the presence of Human T-cell Lymphotropic Virus-I/II antibodies
Source: Lymphoma / Leukemia / Myeloma News From Medical News Today [2014.12.15]
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved MP Diagnostics HTLV Blot 2.4, the first FDA-licensed supplemental test for Human T-cell Lymphotropic Virus-I/II (HTLV-I/II).
Timing of test, surgery, insurance examined in sleep-disordered-breathing cases
Source: Health Insurance / Medical Insurance News From Medical News Today [2014.12.11]
Children with public insurance waited longer after initial evaluation for sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) to undergo polysomnography (PSG, the gold standard diagnostic test) and also waited longer...
Cooling techniques developed, with the help of songbirds, to safely map the human brain
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2014.11.20]
A new diagnostic technique -- resulting from monitoring thousands of courtship calls from songbirds -- can be used to safely map the human brain during complex neurosurgery, according to research...
Potential cause of preeclampsia may share links with disorders such as Alzheimer's
Source: CJD / vCJD / Mad Cow Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.07.19]
New research has identified a potential cause of and a better diagnostic method for preeclampsia, one of the most deadly and poorly understood pregnancy-related conditions in the world.