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2014-10-17 12:29:22

Netherlands Cancer Institute (NKI) among first customers BOSTON and LEUVEN, Belgium, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cartagenia, leader in providing genetics labs and clinicians with software-based workflow support for variant assessment, lab reporting, and integration of diagnostic knowledge-bases, announced today the launch of Bench for Oncology, a new software platform that helps pathology labs conduct variant assessment and reporting tasks in the analysis of tumors. Bench for...

2014-10-08 12:28:51

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Clinical laboratory testing ensures that thousands of infants receive life-saving treatments every year, yet certain pediatric testing programs could lose their funding if Congress does not finalize the Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act of 2013. On October 14, AACC will host a congressional briefing to discuss how this legislation could save even more children from death and disability by enabling advances in...

2014-10-07 23:07:32

The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) will honor Laura Major, Draper Laboratory’s human systems and analytics business lead, as one of its emerging leaders for 2014 at its Annual Conference for Women Engineers later this month. CAMBRIDGE, MA (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) will honor Laura Major, Draper Laboratory’s human systems and analytics business lead, as one of its emerging leaders for 2014 at its Annual Conference for Women Engineers later this...

2014-10-06 20:23:28

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It is widely acknowledged that this is a particularly tough budget season for the nation's clinical laboratories and pathology groups. Most labs are scrambling to adjust to reduced reimbursement and directives from their parent hospitals and health systems to shrink their lab budgets for 2015. And what is different during the 2015 budget cycle compared to those of past years, is that the typical cost-cutting tricks of the last decade no longer...

2014-10-06 16:26:46

WASHINGTON, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AACC is pleased to announce that Patricia M. Jones, Ph.D., DABCC, FACB, has been elected to serve on the AACC Board as president-elect beginning in January 2015, followed by successive terms as the association's 67(th) president in 2016 and past president in 2017. The AACC membership also elected two new members to the association's Board of Directors and two new members to the Nominating Committee who will take office at the start...

2014-10-06 12:33:46

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a keynote speech today at IBM Enterprise, Jamie Thomas, General Manager, Storage and Software Defined Systems at IBM (NYSE: IBM) , unveiled a bold strategy for the company's storage business. Building upon the Software Defined Storage portfolio announced last May, IBM is focusing its storage business on a new model for enterprise data storage that is optimized for interoperability across hardware and software solutions. This new model will provide...

2014-10-01 08:32:56

Former president and CEO of Mayo Medical Laboratories and chair of lab medicine and pathology for Mayo Clinic to oversee Quest's clinical testing operations MADISON, N.J., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, today announced that Franklin R. Cockerill, III, M.D., has joined the company as vice president and chief laboratory officer, effective October 1, 2014....

2014-09-30 16:26:08

PLYMOUTH, Mich., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Europe's premier research and development organization, is celebrating the 20th Anniversary of its U.S. subsidiary - its largest subsidiary outside of Germany. As part of the celebration, Fraunhofer will be introducing its new Fraunhofer USA management team, while highlighting its focus over the next 20 years in terms of fostering innovation through international collaboration....

2014-09-29 16:26:26

FT. MYERS, Fla., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NeoGenomics, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEO), a leading provider of cancer-focused genetic testing services, announced today the appointment of Robert Shovlin as Chief Operating Officer. This appointment will be effective as of Mr. Shovlin's expected start date of October 13, 2014. From 2012 until the present, Mr. Shovlin served as Chief Development Officer for Bostwick Laboratories, a leading provider of Anatomic Pathology testing services...

2014-09-23 23:08:14

Leading Oncology Reference Lab to Collaborate in Expanding Medivo’s Lab Value Exchange (LVX) Database of Anonymized Lab Test Results NEW YORK, N.Y. (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Sept. 23, 2014 -- Medivo, Inc., a leader in lab data analytics, today announced that it has partnered with NeoGenomics Laboratories, a leading provider of cancer-focused genetic and molecular testing services, for a data analytics collaboration. This collaboration enables NeoGenomics to realize new value in its lab...


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