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2017 Industry Events

2017 Industry Events

Core Laboratory

Date
Event Name
Location
March 14–16, 2017 proCardio Advisory Board Reston, VA
March 26–29, 2017 Clinical Laboratory Management Association ( CLMA) Nashville, TN (Gaylord Opryland)
April 7–7, 2017 COLA Symposium Las Vegas, NV
July 30–August 1, 2017 American Association for Clinical Chemistry ( AACC) San Diego, CA
October 17, 2017 SmartLab  
October 28–November 1, 2017 American Society for Reproductive Medicine ( ASRM) San Antonio, TX

Molecular

Date
Event Name
Location
January 25–27, 2017 Society Maternal Fetal Medicine ( SMFM) Las Vegas, NV
April 4–7, 2017 American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology ( ASCCP) Orlando, FL
May 6–9, 2017 Clinical Virology Symposium ( CVS) Savannah, GA
May 7–10, 2017 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists ( ACOG) San Diego, CA
May 20–24, 2017 American College of Nurse Midwives ( ACNM) Chicago, IL
June 1–5, 2017 American Society of Microbiology ( ASM) New Orleans, LA
June 11–14, 2017 Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology ( APIC) Portland, OR
June 14–16, 2017 Association for Public Health Laboratories ( APHL) Providence, RI
July 31–August 1, 2017 American Association for Clinical Chemistry ( AACC) San Diego, CA
September 13–16, 2017 National Society of Genetic Counselors ( NSGC) Columbus, OH
September 20–22, 2017 College of American Pathologists ( CAP) Chicago, IL (Hyatt Regency)
October 8–10, 2016 American Association of Blood Banks ( AABB) San Diego, CA
October 10–13, 2017 American Society of Cytopathology ( ASC) Phoenix, AZ (Arizona Grand Resort)
October 11–14, 2017 Nurse Practitioner's in Women's Health ( NPWH) Seattle, WA (Sheraton Seattle Hotel)
October 17–21, 2017 American Society for Human Genetics ( ASHG) Orlando, FL
November 16–18, 2017 Association for Molecular Pathology ( AMP) Salt Lake City, UT

Point of Care

Date
Event Name
Location
April 20–22, 2017 Anti-Coagulation Forum ( AC Forum) Los Angeles, CA
July 31–August 1, 2017 American Association for Clinical Chemistry ( AACC) San Diego, CA

Tissue

Date
Event Name
Location
March 6–8, 2017 United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology ( USCAP) San Antonio, TX
July 31–August 1, 2017 American Association for Clinical Chemistry ( AACC) San Diego, CA
September 15–20, 2017 The National Society of Histotechnology ( NSH) Orlando, FL
September 20–22, 2017 College of American Pathology ( CAP) Chicago, IL (Hyatt Regency)
October 1–3, 2017 Path Visions San Diego, CA (Mancester Grand Hyatt)
News & Announcements

News & Announcements

General News

Date
Title
March 9, 2017 Great Place to Work® and Fortune Name Roche Diagnostics One of the 2017 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For
October 25, 2016 Mayor, Roche chairman lead Indianapolis site dedication
December 8, 2015 Roche finalizes acquisition of Kapa Biosystems to strengthen next-generation sequencing product offerings
July 28, 2015 Roche introduces LabLeaders educational initiative to help redefine the value of the laboratory at AACC 2015 Clinical Lab Expo
February 9, 2015 Roche acquires Signature Diagnostics to advance translational research for next generation sequencing (NGS) diagnostics
January 29, 2015 Roche and Qualcomm collaborate to innovate remote patient monitoring

Core Laboratory

Date
Title
January 19, 2017 Breakthrough development for Americans with suspected heart attack — Next generation Troponin T test from Roche cleared by FDA
January 5, 2017 Roche gains FDA Clearance for 18-Minute Anti-Müllerian Hormone Test to Assess Ovarian Reserve
January 4, 2017 Roche launches cobas® c 513 analyzer and HbA1c Gen. 3 assay to meet increasing demand for testing of people with diabetes
August 5, 2016 Roche receives 510(k) clearance from FDA for Treponema pallidum assay to aid clinicians in the diagnosis of syphilis infection
June 21, 2016 Roche receives FDA clearance for its Procalcitonin (PCT) assay to help clinicians effectively assess sepsis risk and manage sepsis patients
March 23, 2016 Roche submits filing to FDA for cobas® Procalcitonin (PCT) assay to help clinicians assess response of septic patients to treatment
March 2, 2016 Roche submits filing to FDA for HbA1c testing solution to help meet increasing demand for HbA1c testing of people with diabetes
December 14, 2015 Roche Submits Anti-Müllerian Hormone Assay for FDA Approval

Molecular

Date
Title
March 13, 2017 Roche Diagnostics recognizes Poplar Healthcare as Roche Molecular Center of Excellence
October 24, 2016 LabCorp is first US laboratory to offer molecular testing with new fully automated cobas 8800 system from Roche
October 21, 2016 Roche receives FDA approval for fully automated blood screening assay on the cobas® 6800/8800 Systems
July 7, 2016 Roche Receives FDA Approval for Use of SurePath Preservative Fluid with cobas® HPV Test for Cervical Cancer Screening
June 1, 2016 FDA Grants First Liquid Biopsy Approval to the Roche cobas® EGFR Mutation Test v2
March 21, 2016 FDA approves expanded use of Roche hepatitis C virus RNA test as aid in diagnosis
January 28, 2016 Updated cervical cancer screening guidelines from leading ob-gyn society support expanded use of cobas HPV Test for primary screening
December 21, 2015 Roche receives FDA approval for HIV-1 viral load test on the cobas® 6800/8800 Systems
November 13, 2015 Roche receives FDA approval for cobas® EGFR Mutation Test v2 as acompanion diagnostic for non-small cell lung cancer therapies
October 19, 2015 Roche receives FDA approval for viral load tests and cobas 6800/8800 Systems

Point of Care

Date
Title
August 1, 2016 Roche receives FDA clearance & CLIA waiver for the cobas® Flu A/B & RSV assay
July 15, 2016 CoaguChek® PT/INR devices for use at the point of care and for patient self-testing remain a safe and effective option for patients on anticoagulation therapy
May 19, 2015 Roche Receives FDA CLIA Waiver for the cobas Liat PCR System and Strep A assay