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2012-11-07 08:28:00

UNION CITY, Calif., Nov. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, announced today that Don Wood, chief operations officer , will present at the Stephens Fall Investment Conference on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 8:45 a.m. ET. The conference will be held at The New York Palace Hotel in New York City. About AbaxisAbaxis develops, manufactures, markets and sells portable blood analysis systems for...

New Rapid And Point Of Care Hepatitis C Tests May Be Worldwide Game Changers
2012-10-16 13:50:31

RI MUHC study evaluates accuracy and convenience Timely screening and diagnosis is critical to the success of new treatments and ultimately to the survival of hepatitis C patients. A new study led by the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI MUHC) is the first to show that hepatitis C rapid and point of care tests with a quick turnaround time are highly accurate and reliable as conventional first-line laboratory tests. This head-to-head analysis, published in the...

2012-10-01 06:27:02

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted CLIA-waived status to the CoaguChek® XS Plus system, a point-of-care anticoagulation monitor that offers connectivity and data management tools to help healthcare professionals manage PT/INR (blood clotting time) testing. The waiver means that the monitoring technology may now be used in a broader range of clinical settings, such as...

2012-09-13 02:27:43

UNION CITY, Calif., Sept. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, announced today that Clint Severson, chairman and chief executive officer, will present at the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. ET. The conference will be held at the Grand Hyatt New York Hotel in New York City. About AbaxisAbaxis develops, manufactures, markets and sells portable...

2012-09-04 02:29:25

UNION CITY, Calif., Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, announced today that Clint Severson, chairman and chief executive officer, will present at the CL King's 10th Annual Best Ideas Conference 2012 on Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 12:40 p.m. ET. The conference will be held at the Omni Berkshire Place Hotel in New York City. About AbaxisAbaxis develops, manufactures, markets and sells...

2012-08-08 02:28:07

UNION CITY, Calif., Aug. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, announced today that Clint Severson, chairman and chief executive officer, will present at the Canaccord Genuity 32(nd) Annual Growth Conference on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 8:00 a.m. ET. The conference will be held at the InterContinental Boston Hotel in Boston, MA. About AbaxisAbaxis develops, manufactures, markets and sells...

2012-07-17 02:27:24

UNION CITY, Calif., July 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, has scheduled a conference call to discuss its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2013, ended June 30, 2012. The call will be at 4:15 p.m. ET on Thursday, July 26, 2012. The Company will report financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2013 after the market closes on Thursday, July 26, 2012. Participants...

2012-05-31 02:26:06

UNION CITY, Calif., May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, announced today that Clint Severson, chairman and chief executive officer, will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Smid Cap Conference on Thursday, June 7, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. ET. The conference will be held at the Boston Harbor Hotel in Boston, MA. About AbaxisAbaxis develops, manufactures, markets and sells portable...

2012-05-09 02:25:51

TURKU, Finland, May 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ArcDia Ltd (http://www.arcdia.fi/eng), the manufacturer of world's only multianalyte point-of-care diagnostic system for respiratory tract infections, completed today EUR 2.7 million funding round to expand its mariPOC(R) diagnostics system. The round was led by Lifeline Ventures (http://www.lifelineventures.com) with the existing investors Biothom, Veraventure and private investors participating. mariPOC(R) diagnoses nine...

2012-05-08 02:28:23

UNION CITY, Calif., May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, announced today that Clint Severson, chairman and chief executive officer, will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Health Care Conference on Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 2:20 p.m. PT. The conference will be held at the Encore at the Wynn in Las Vegas, NV. About Abaxis Abaxis develops, manufactures, markets and sells...