Sunday, 22 September 2019

Diagnostics News

  • Roche launches immunoassay for Zika virus detection

    Diagnostics |  News | 0 Comment | 23 Mar, 2018

    Roche has launched the first fully automated Zika IgG immunoassay to help detect Zika virus infection. The diagnostic test is called the Elecsys Zika IgG immunoassay and will be available i...Read more

  • Fortis Hospital launches Cancer Care Institute

    Diagnostics |  News | 0 Comment | 22 Mar, 2018

    Fortis Hospital Shalimar Bagh, Delhi has added a dedicated cancer care wing to its current array of specialties. The institute brings together experienced cancer care specialists backed wit...Read more

  • CSIR-IGIB to commercialise its genetic tests

    Diagnostics |  News | 0 Comment | 10 Mar, 2018

    The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research’s Delhi-based Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology (CSIR-IGIB) has decided to commercialise a set of 27 genetics tests it ...Read more

  • HDFC invests in MedGenome to complete Series C funding of $40M

    Diagnostics |  News | 0 Comment | 05 Mar, 2018

    MedGenome Labs Ltd., the leading genetic diagnostics company in India, announced investment by HDFC Ltd., HDFC Life and HDFC Asset Management to complete its Series C funding of $ 40 millio...Read more

  • Applied DNA to establish unit in India

    Diagnostics |  News | 0 Comment | 24 Jan, 2018

    US based Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. has announced the establishment of a Central DNA Testing Laboratory in Ahmedabad, India providing full forensic authentication services. Officially open...Read more

  • Thyrocare launches affordable TB diagnostic facility

    Diagnostics |  News | 0 Comment | 01 Jan, 2018

    Mumbai based diagnostics services provider Thyrocare has recently launched FocusTB, its affordable brand focusing on tuberculosis (TB) diagnostics. Access to sophisticated diagnostics and h...Read more

  • Apollo Hospitals offer new diagnostic services

    Diagnostics |  News | 0 Comment | 29 Nov, 2017

    India’s largest integrated healthcare provider, Apollo Hospitals Group, has recently partnered with Colombo-based Credence Genomics. As part of this association, Apollo has announced ...Read more

  • CliniMACS Prodigy System: A breakthrough approach for cancer patient

    Diagnostics |  News | 0 Comment | 21 Nov, 2017

    As per the analysis, doctor says that 70% of blood cancer patients were left with no donors. For many patients with blood cancers like leukaemia’s, lymphomas & Thalassemia; Bone m...Read more

  • Health Ministry to release indigenous TB test

    Diagnostics |  News | 0 Comment | 07 Nov, 2017

    An indigenously developed diagnostic test called Truenat test for effective case detection of Tuberculosis (TB) will soon be rolled out by the Union Health Ministry. Multi-centric studies ...Read more

  • IMGENEX to develop diagnostic kit for thalassemia

    Diagnostics |  News | 0 Comment | 19 Oct, 2017

    IMGENEX India Pvt. Ltd. is developing the first indigenous diagnostic kit for detection of mutations in common Indian beta thalassemia in collaboration with the National Institute of Immuno...Read more

  • FDA clears AUM’s diagnostic cardiovascular device

    Diagnostics |  News | 0 Comment | 10 Aug, 2017

    The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared AUM Cardiovascular’s acoustic and electrocardiogram (ECG) device called CADence to aid detection of physiological and pathologica...Read more

  • An innovative newborn hearing screening device launched by the government

    Diagnostics |  News | 1 Comment | 19 Jul, 2017

    The indigenously developed newborn hearing screening device “SOHUM” has been launched by the Y.S. Chowdary, Minister of State for Science and Technology & Earth Sciences in ...Read more

  • Bio-Rad gets FDA approval for syphilis assay

    Diagnostics |  News | 0 Comment | 16 Jun, 2017

    Clinical diagnostic products developer Bio-Rad Laboratories has obtained the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its BioPlex 2200 Syphilis Total and RPR assay designed to di...Read more

  • Diagnostic genetic tests for hereditary cancers

    Diagnostics |  News | 1 Comment | 05 Jun, 2017

    Phosphorus, a genomic health company offering diagnostic genetic tests and clinical software, have released advanced tests for hereditary cancers. The tests include a high-risk panel for co...Read more

  • Transasia Bio-Medicals acquires Calbiotech Group of US

    Diagnostics |  News | 0 Comment | 27 Apr, 2017

    Strengthening its foray into immunoassay, Transasia Bio-Medicals Ltd., India’s leading in-vitro diagnostic company, has recently acquired Calbiotech Group of Companies in the US throu...Read more

  • New genetic testing for lung cancer

    Diagnostics |  News | 0 Comment | 27 Apr, 2017

    The new test has been created by Gary A. Pestano, Ph.D., and colleagues from Biodesix, Inc., a molecular diagnostic company based in Boulder, CO. Lung cancer is one of the most common canc...Read more