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2013-12-09 23:28:12

Innovator of an Affordable Noninvasive Blood Glucose Monitor Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 Socrates Health Solutions announced today that Green Park & Golf Ventures has closed on a strategic investment in the company. For more than 20 years, healthcare companies have invested millions of dollars to try and produce an affordable, noninvasive glucose monitor. Using new, patent pending technology, Socrates already has a working prototype and will file for FDA...

2013-11-19 13:02:22

A new method could cut hours off the time it takes to diagnose blood infections while also eliminating the need for complicated manual processing and expensive equipment, according to a report to be published in mBio®, the online open-access journal of the American Society for Microbiology, on November 19. The method combines a selective lysis step in which blood cells in the sample are destroyed, a centrifugation step to collect any bacteria or fungi in the sample, and a fluorescence step...

2013-11-18 10:55:33

Are lab tests overused? Underused? Misused? Researchers take a close look at medicine's highest volume activity Laboratory testing is health care's single highest volume activity, with over 5 billion tests performed each year in the U.S. Now a new study examining 15 years' worth of published research reveals some surprising findings about the humble blood test. Led by investigators at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and reported on-line today in the journal PLOS ONE, the...


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