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September 2017 News

  • The latest Orbis Research report indicates that the global Point-Of-Care Testing (POCT) market is on the upswing and will reach more than $30 billion (US $) by 2022. Interestingly, the report breaks down various POCT applications by the type of medical condition for which the device is designed to diagnose. It addresses growth by segment, as well as recalls and other issues which have at times hindered the expansion of the global POCT market. Currently, North America represents the largest share of growth in the POCT category. Latest Orbis Research Report Shows Global POCT Market Growing
  • It pays to do your homework. Lessons learned from pre-design research can make or break the success of a device. Putting yourself in the shoes of the people who have the most to gain by your invention – patients, providers, and payers – before heading to the design table offers a big payoff: you might create something that does what they need versus what you think they need. Why Pre-Design Research is Essential for the IVD Industry
  • Time is often of the essence when it comes to diagnosing HIV in newborns. The sooner the diagnosis, the quicker treatment can start. This is especially true in developing nations where the distance from health resources makes it critical to begin treatment before the mother, and newborn leave the hospital. A new study from a hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa comparing the results between POCT and Central Lab testing offers new hope to HIV-positive expectant mothers in the region and gives doctors a reliable tool with which to work. Point of Care Testing (POCT) Proves to be as Accurate as Central Lab Testing in HIV-Newborns

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