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2013-12-02 23:02:04

MPLN acquires the Illumina MiSeqDx™ next generation sequencing system to expand its portfolio of molecular testing and clinical research services to support growing demand in personalized medicine Maryville, TN (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 Molecular Pathology Laboratory Network, Inc. (MPLN) announced today that it has acquired the Illumina MiSeqDx™, currently the only next generation sequencing system approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). MPLN will be the first...

2013-11-23 23:00:23

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds “China Independent Clinical Laboratory Industry Report,2013-2015” latest report to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) November 24, 2013 Restricted by the health care system and the medical inspection level (Chinese firms mainly lag behind foreign counterparts in molecular diagnostics and other special tests), Chinese independent clinical laboratory market only values RMB2.5-3 billion, equivalent to 2-3 percent of the total revenue of medical diagnosis,...

2013-11-18 23:19:19

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Top 100 Contract Research Organisations In Western Europe. London (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 It is estimated that clinical development expenditures outsourced by pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology companies worldwide in 2012 was approximately Euro 20.6 billion. With greatly developed healthcare and medical systems, highly trained investigators and standardisation across multiple countries, in the form of the...

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...

2013-10-24 23:28:46

Fulgent Therapeutics, a CLIA Certified Laboratory, is proud to announce accreditation by the College of American Pathologists (CAP). Temple City, CA (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Fulgent Therapeutics, a CLIA Certified Laboratory, is proud to announce accreditation by the College of American Pathologists (CAP). CAP’s Laboratory Accreditation Program is recognized by the United States government as being equal-to or more-stringent-than the government’s own inspection program. With this...

2013-10-22 23:27:21

Miraca Life Sciences’ Acquisition of PLUS Diagnostics Will Create the Largest Independent Anatomic Pathology Laboratory Company in the United States Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Miraca Life Sciences (“MLS”), the leading provider of expert anatomic pathology services, today announced that it has acquired PLUS Diagnostics (“PLUS”) from Water Street Healthcare Partners, a strategic investor focused exclusively on the healthcare industry. PLUS is a major cytology,...


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  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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