High-Sensitivity Cardiac Tests Find a U.S. Market

High-Sensitivity Cardiac Tests Find a U.S. Market

High-sensitivity troponin tests to diagnose heart attacks have been available in Europe, Canada, and other parts of the world for several years, and on the cobas 4 11 e analyzer in the U.S.. Now, some are predicting two or three others may be approved this year. How these tests work, their limitations in this article.


WHO Study Explores Environmental Factors Behind Diseases with Significant IVD Markets

WHO Study Explores Environmental Factors Behind Diseases with Significant IVD Markets

Amidst rising threats posed by climate change and inadequate utilites infrastructure even in the developed world , the World Health Organization (WHO) released the second edition of its decadal global assessment of diseases impacted by environmental risks. The comprehensive WHO study summates the fraction of deaths and morbidity attributable to environmental factors such as air, water and soil pollution; radiation; occupational risks; built environments; agricultural methods; and climate and eco...