Clinical Chemistry

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PartoSure includes a noninvasive strip test that detects placental alpha microglobulin in patients and is already being used in 35 countries in Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and Latin America.

The firm said that it expects to log $500 million in revenues from its Alere rapid diagnostics business in the second quarter.

ALK will market Rellergen's Bio-IC lab-on-a-chip technology to more than 190 hospitals in China. The technology uses a blood sample to screen up to 20 different allergens.

BD and the FDA said that a chemical called thiuram found in certain BD blood collection tubes may render results from Magellan's LeadCare blood lead tests inaccurate.

The MyCare Total Risperidone Assay Kit and MyCare Paliperidone Assay Kit can help guide physicians in their decision-making process by providing objective evidence of medication levels.