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2013-12-05 23:29:22

Precognox announced a partnership with Cylex in developing a new generation of Solr-based business directory search engine. Kaposvar, Hungary (PRWEB) December 05, 2013 A new, Solr-based search engine family has currently been launched by Precognox for Cylex Business Directories (CBD). Various local editions of CBD are easy-to-use directories enabling users to create and search business profiles from self-employed professionals to large companies. According to Precognox their new,...

2010-12-14 08:00:00

COLUMBIA, Md., Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Cylex Incorporated® today announced that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) nearly tripled the reimbursement for ImmuKnow®, the immune cell function assay FDA-cleared for the detection of cell-mediated immune response in populations undergoing immunosuppressive therapy for organ transplant. This significant increase was granted in a time when the overall CMS clinical fee schedule experienced...

2010-01-12 08:12:00

COLUMBIA, Md., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Cylex Incorporated® announced today that the American Medical Association (AMA) CPT Editorial Panel approved the creation of new CPT coding based on the uniqueness, clinical value and widespread use of ImmuKnow, and the fact that existing CPT codes insufficiently captured all steps and costs of testing. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100112/NE34738LOGO ) In an effort to keep customers informed of these changes, the...

2009-05-30 16:30:00

The results of these studies will be presented during the American Transplant Congress in Boston, MAMay 30 - June 3, 2009 COLUMBIA, Md., May 30 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to improve the management of pancreatic islet recipients by managing graft stability and reducing immune system risk, Dr. Davide Mineo and colleagues at the Diabetes Research Institute at the University of Miami retrospectively studied 26 islet recipients to correlate ImmuKnow assay values with clinical outcomes over a...

2009-05-30 16:30:00

The results of this study will be presented during the American Transplant Congress in Boston, MAMay 30 - June 3, 2009 COLUMBIA, Md., May 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Lead investigator, Dr. Manuel R. Carreno, along with his colleagues from the University of Miami, evaluated whether single or serial ImmuKnow assessments are most useful in determining rejection or infection in kidney transplant recipients. Patients were randomly selected after 30-60 days (N=134) or 335-395 days posttransplant (N=91) and...

2009-04-24 08:45:00

The results of the largest study performed to date will be presented during the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Annual Meeting in Paris, France on April 24, 2009 COLUMBIA, Md., April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Since it was cleared as an in vitro assessment of cell-mediated immunity in immunosuppressed patient populations, numerous clinical investigations have contributed to defining the role of the Cylex ImmuKnow assay among recipients of solid organ transplants. (Logo:...

2008-08-29 03:00:03

WASHINGTON - Government regulators on Wednesday cleared the way for broader use of a blood test that can spare heart transplant patients the ordeal of repeated biopsies to check whether their bodies are rejecting the new organ. The Food and Drug Administration said the test, called AlloMap, is an example of how the science of genetics is changing the practice of medicine. The test analyzes certain kinds of genetic information contained in white blood cells. These are the cells that...

2008-08-28 18:00:51

COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- "Cylex, Inc., in association with our Korean distributor, Sun Woo Biotech, is delighted to be able to announce our support for a major, multi-center trial of the ImmuKnow assay for cell-mediated immunity at seven highly respected medical institutions in the Republic of Korea," stated Brad Stewart, president of Cylex. "It is a critical goal for the Company to be able to demonstrate the effectiveness of the ImmuKnow assay in transplant populations of...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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