Why does Randox sponsor Equine Sports events?
Why does Randox sponsor Equine Sports?
16 March 2021: Why does Randox sponsor Equine Sports?
Some may be wondering, why is a healthcare company so invested in the equine industry? Why would they sponsor the world’s most famous steeplechase?
It’s a labour of love… Peter FitzGerald’s fond attachment to the equestrian world, together with almost 40 years’ experience in the in vitro diagnostics industry, was the perfect match.
Clinical diagnostics is at the heart of Randox and our experience and expertise has paved the way for the development of innovative and accurate diagnostic products for Equine Health.
You could say ‘it runs in our blood.’
With 70% of all medical decisions based on the analysis of blood, Randox are set to release the VeraSTAT-V, a stable-side Equine Serum Amyloid A test device designed to detect levels of inflammation in horse blood in a matter of minutes.
The ability to quickly detect and monitor your horse’s health, at the stable side, brings huge benefits to both horse and owner. Early detection of inflammatory states means treatment plans can start sooner, recovery periods are shorter, and the horse can return to work healthy much earlier.
When performance is key, monitoring inflammation is vital.
Whether it’s detecting inflammation related to joint injury, or screening for infection before or after transport, competition or surgery, the VeraSTAT-V is a valuable means to monitor Equine Health.
At Randox, we have enjoyed a long-standing partnership with the Jockey Club and will continue to deliver innovative diagnostics solutions to the Equine Industry for the years ahead.
Keep an eye out for the release of the VeraSTAT-V – coming soon.
Randox Quality Control launches new Acusera D-Dimer Controls
16 March 2021: Randox Quality Control launches new Acusera D-Dimer Controls
Randox Quality Control has launched a new range of Acusera Controls for the accurate and reliable testing of D-Dimer.
Providing a true third-party solution for D-Dimer testing, which is most often used to investigate whether a patient has a blood clotting disorder, this control is manufactured for use on a range of different diagnostic systems.
Designed to provide accurate and reliable patient testing, this control comes in a liquid frozen format and is stable for an impressive 28 days when stored at 2ºC to 8ºC.
Three levels are supplied, spanning the full clinical range and FEU.
Features and Benefits
- Liquid frozen
- 100% human serum
- 2 year shelf life from date of manufacture
- Cut-off level of 500 ng/ml (FEU) for most analysers
- Open vial stability of 28 days at 2°C – 8°C
- Assayed Control
For more information visit https://www.randox.com/d-dimer-internal-quality-control/