News related to Optimark (Gadoversetamide) and/or conditions it is approved for
Influenza and Other Viruses Diagnostic Testing in Hospitals
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines [2016.04.29]
What are the diagnostic practices for influenza and other respiratory virus in U.S. hospitals and laboratories?
Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses
Diagnostics for everyone: A faster and more effective detector of fungal infections
Source: Cancer / Oncology News From Medical News Today [2016.04.28]
Fungal infections are a serious problem in modern health care. A critical factor in their successful treatment is time: the faster they are detected, the more effectively dangerous infections can be...
Stomach cancer diagnostics: New insights on stage of tumor growth
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2016.04.21]
Diagnosis of gastric cancer in the early stages is difficult because of the lack of simple and cheap methods of inspection and specific markers of gastric cancer while the symptoms of the disease...
Thyroid Cancer Cases in U.S. Level Off, Perhaps Reflecting Diagnostic Changes
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid Cancer Specialty [2016.04.15]
Title: Thyroid Cancer Cases in U.S. Level Off, Perhaps Reflecting Diagnostic Changes
Category: Health News
Created: 4/14/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/15/2016 12:00:00 AM
Flexible future of point-of-care disease diagnostic
Source: Bird Flu / Avian Flu News From Medical News Today [2015.07.29]
The world-wide deployment of biomedical devices for health monitoring, point-of-care diagnostics and environmental sensing is hampered by their high cost that is not readily affordable for e.g.
Videogames against malaria: learn through playing
Source: IT / Internet / E-mail News From Medical News Today [2016.04.25]
A Malaria "Candy Crush" to research new diagnostic tools involving citizen participation.Shoot bubbles while helping research against malaria?
NanoString Technologies presents proof-of-concept data for multiplexed digital IHC in tumor tissues at AACR meeting
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2016.04.20]
NanoString Technologies, Inc, a provider of life science tools for translational research and molecular diagnostic products, has presented the first proof-of-concept data from its novel multiplexed...
AMP genomic sequencing procedure microcosting & health economic cost-impact analyses
Source: Hearing / Deafness News From Medical News Today [2016.04.14]
The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), the premier global, non-profit organization serving molecular diagnostic professionals, has announced the results from a 2015 analysis of the costs...
New assay offers improved detection of deadly prion diseases
Source: CJD / vCJD / Mad Cow Disease News From Medical News Today [2016.04.11]
Timed amyloid seeding assay achieves or surpasses sensitivity of currently available tests for transmissible spongiform encephalopathies, according to a report in The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics.
Ethnic differences in cystic fibrosis genetic coding not addressed in screening tests for nonwhite patients
Source: Cystic Fibrosis News From Medical News Today [2015.12.17]
Recommended Screening Test Reflects Genetic Variants Characteristic of White Populations, According to a Report in The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics.
Study shows test aids physicians in Tamoxifen drug monitoring, including non-compliance due to side effects
Source: Compliance News From Medical News Today [2015.12.15]
A study from Quest Diagnostics medical experts shows how a lab-developed test could help assess levels of several tamoxifen drug metabolites in a blood specimen.
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.