Indispensable to routine and esoteric clinical diagnostics, immunoassays are featured alongside clinical chemistry in highly automated integrated chemistry stations through manually intensive, wet enzyme immunoassay (EIA) plates for specialty infectious disease and autoimmune testing. Immunoassays are also used throughout the world for serological screening of donated blood and plasma. Recent reports from Kalorama Information offer market insights into immunoassay applications for autoimmune, infectious disease, and blood bank testing worldwide.
In light of laboratory pressures to do more with less, laboratory managers transfer cost control onto vendors by means of a constant push for price reductions. In this commercial climate, efficient management of customer and technical service extras is critical. Expertise in managing service offerings will help companies offer service programs that are just enough […]
July 1, 2007
The current population of India is 1.065 billion, and with a growth rate of 1.7%, India will surpass China to become the world’s largest country around 2030. For diagnostic manufacturers, this enormous market is just now being recognized as a high-growth area as the pace of economic growth in India accelerates and modern laboratory practices […]
December 1, 2006
This report covers clinical and drug discovery assay systems that use cells as the basic source material. Sources of the cells to be studied include peripheral blood, cord blood, bone marrow, urine, cerebrospinal and other body fluids and tissue samples. Cell analysis is not a new laboratory procedure. Clinical diagnostics using cells and tissues is […]
January 1, 2005