Navigation Links
Cepheid Announces Symposium Speakers and Program Highlights for 19th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID)
Date:4/28/2009

Test for Mycobacterium tuberculosis (TB) Expected to Highlight Broad On-Demand CE IVD Test Menu at Booth #611

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD) today announced speaker and program highlights for its symposium, "Patient Management in the Era of Rapid Diagnostics," which the company will host at the 19th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID), taking place in Finland next month. The company also announced the menu of CE IVD molecular diagnostic tests to be featured in booth #611 on the exhibition floor.

Dr. Fred Tenover, Ph.D., Cepheid's Senior Director of Scientific Affairs, will chair the symposium where leading microbiology and infection control specialists will present data on the clinical impact of rapid, on-demand molecular diagnostic testing.

The Cepheid Symposium, "Patient Management in the Era of Rapid Diagnostics," will take place at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, 17 May in Hall 3F. The agenda is as follows:

    9:00   MRSA in Paediatric Patients: What Rapid Testing Reveals
           Presented by Dr. Jim Gray, Senior Microbiologist, Birmingham
           Children's Hospital
    9:30   Detecting C. difficile: Slowly or Quickly?
           Presented by Professor Mark Wilcox, Professor in Medical
           Microbiology, Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Leeds
    10:00  Do We Need Rapid Tests to Detect Tuberculosis and Rifampicin
           Resistance?
           Presented by Dr. Sabine Ruesch-Gerdes, National Reference Centre
           for Mycobacteria, Borstel, Germany
    10:30  Will Community MRSA and C. difficile Change Infection Control in
           Hospitals?
           Presented by Dr. Fred Tenover, Cepheid, Sunnyvale, CA

"The 19th ECCMID Congress is shaping
'/>"/>

SOURCE Cepheid
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology technology :

1. Cepheid Reports 2009 First Quarter Results
2. Cepheid Schedules Fiscal 2009 First Quarter Financial Results Announcement and Webcast
3. Cepheid Announces New Diagnostic Technology to Aid World Efforts in Halting the Spread of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis (TB)
4. Cepheid Announces Preliminary 2008 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Revenue Results
5. Cepheid to Webcast Upcoming Financial Presentations
6. Cepheid Accelerates Direct Sales Channel in UK With Pending Acquisition of Medical Distributor Stretton Scientific
7. Cepheid Reports Third Quarter Revenue of $44.9 Million
8. Results of United Kingdom MRSA Surveillance Program Using Cepheid GeneXpert(R) System Demonstrate Benefits of Rapid Testing
9. Cepheid Molecular Diagnostic Test for MRSA and S. aureus Categorized Moderate Complexity by FDA
10. Cepheid Schedules Fiscal 2008 Third Quarter Financial Results Announcement and Webcast
11. Cepheid Receives FDA Clearance for First On-Demand Diagnostic Test for Life-Threatening MRSA and Staphylococcus aureus From Patient Positive Blood Cultures
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/2/2015)... March 2, 2015  Asterias Biotherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ... of regenerative medicine, today announced that it will release ... results on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 after the close ... a conference call and webcast on Tuesday, March 10, ... to discuss the results and recent corporate developments. ...
(Date:3/2/2015)... , March 2, 2015 VG ... developing therapies for autoimmune and infectious diseases, announced ... has issued an important new composition of matter ... through the targeting of CLIP. ... technology underlying VG Life Sciences, VG1177, a synthetic ...
(Date:3/2/2015)... (PRWEB) March 02, 2015 Sterlitech is ... flat-sheet testing system at the 2015 AMTA Membrane Technology ... culmination of a decade’s worth of engineering and customer ... with a wide range of applications across an array ... enough to meet the dynamic needs of researchers and ...
(Date:3/2/2015)... March 02, 2015 Global ... formed alliance with Shenzhen HANK Bioengineering Co., Ltd. ... The alliance will establish a stem cells training ... China in September 2015. , Shenzhen HANK is ... an award-winning scientist, microbiologist and virologist, to integrate ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Asterias Biotherapeutics to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results on March 10, 2015 2VG Life Sciences Granted Key Composition Of Matter Patent 2VG Life Sciences Granted Key Composition Of Matter Patent 3Sterlitech Displays Complete CF042 Membrane Test System 2Global Stem Cells Group Announces Alliance with HANK Bioengineering Co., Ltd. in Shenzhen, China 2Global Stem Cells Group Announces Alliance with HANK Bioengineering Co., Ltd. in Shenzhen, China 3
... Inc. (Nasdaq:,PPDI) will release its fiscal year 2008 financial ... The release will be available on,the PPD Web site ... On Wednesday, January 9, 2008, at 9:00 a.m. EST, ... to discuss its financial guidance for,fiscal year 2008. A ...
... Spectrometer Analysis -, HOPKINTON, Mass., Dec. 11 ... today announced the availability of the,Zephyr SPE Workstation, ... (SPE). With features including a 96-well plate format ... is,designed to increase efficiency and streamline the sample ...
... to Millennium Research Group,s Marketrack(TM) service, the, laparoscopic ... in Q3 2007, WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 11 ... that in Q3 of 2007, the advanced,energy market, ... million in revenue. Due to the demand for ...
Cached Biology Technology:PPD Announces 2008 Financial Guidance Webcast and Conference Call 2Caliper Life Sciences Introduces Zephyr SPE Workstation to Improve Efficiency of Solid Phase Extraction 2Young Physicians Demanding Advanced Laparoscopic Energy Instruments 2
(Date:3/2/2015)... 2015   Neurotechnology , a provider of high-precision ... SentiGaze Software Development Kit (SDK). The SentiGaze algorithm ... off-the-shelf webcams to track eye movements and generate heatmaps ... Heatmaps can be used for applications such as analysis ... The SDK can also be used to develop interfaces ...
(Date:2/25/2015)... , Feb. 25, 2015  ABC Financial ... billing in the Health and Fitness Industry, today ... as to MYiCLUBonline.  The latest upgrade includes advances ... inclusion of cardless check-in via Identity One fingerprint ... first time through interactive displays at the International ...
(Date:2/24/2015)... This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Iris ... for the US, Canada , ... Asia-Pacific , Middle East , and ... are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a ... and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Neurotechnology Releases SentiGaze SDK for Eye Movement Tracking Using Ordinary Webcams 2Neurotechnology Releases SentiGaze SDK for Eye Movement Tracking Using Ordinary Webcams 3ABC Financial Unveils New Software Enhancements 2ABC Financial Unveils New Software Enhancements 3World Iris Biometrics Industry 2World Iris Biometrics Industry 3World Iris Biometrics Industry 4World Iris Biometrics Industry 5World Iris Biometrics Industry 6World Iris Biometrics Industry 7World Iris Biometrics Industry 8World Iris Biometrics Industry 9World Iris Biometrics Industry 10World Iris Biometrics Industry 11
... available in French . Researchers are watching ... aims to predict the communities most likely to be hit by ... to alert the Canadians who may be at risk of picking ... the outdoors in spring and summer, when nymphal ticks are active ...
... must be removed in order to avoid eutrophication and large ... and plant life. Robert Almstrand at the University of Gothenburg, ... nitrogen from wastewater can be achieved by providing the bacteria ... of nutrients. The emission of wastewater to oceans, lakes ...
... animal studies first revealed the presence of entirely novel types ... to this time, it was believed that fats were perceived ... "everything that we thought we knew about fat perception got ... the Department of Food Science at Rutgers School of Environmental ...
Cached Biology News:Disease-carrying colonizers on the move: Predicting the spread of ticks across Canada 2New methods for better purification of wastewater 2Perception and preference may have genetic link to obesity 2Perception and preference may have genetic link to obesity 3
... a variety of motion options - roller, ... unit. Shake, rock, roll and rotate motions!,, ... hybridization and blotting procedures requiring different settings, ... chamber uses a roller action to operate ...
... The Jouan MSC series of Class ... working conditions and certification to the ... regulation ensures that the cabinets cannot ... conditions. Natural lighting, low noise and ...
... Jouan RC Sensitive Bio (for heat-labile and ... systems respond to specific applications of molecular ... concentration of heat-labile samples. The RC systems ... cold traps and a wide selection of ...
... Minidizer is a personal desktop unit ideal for ... requirements. , Rotation speed set at 12 ... 80o C , Bottle capacity of four ... 15 ml conical ,plastic bottles , Consistent, ...
Biology Products: