NHS ‘Count on Me’ program helps pediatric transplant patients self-manage blood draws at home

Posted by Neoteryx on May 11, 2020 9:30:00 AM

Close monitoring of patients is essential after a kidney transplant to ensure the body is not rejecting its new organ. Kidney transplant patients typically receive therapeutic drugs post-transplant to help their bodies accept the new organ and remain healthy. These therapeutic drugs require monitoring to make sure the patient is receiving the correct dosage for the greatest benefit without negative side effects or complications.

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Topics: remote blood sampling, pediatric blood draws, pediatric blood sample

coronavirus tests and studies are underway using at-home collection kits

Posted by Neoteryx on Apr 29, 2020 9:37:57 AM

The increasing number of people testing positive for COVID-19 -- the infection caused by the novel coronavirus -- demands easy-to-use sampling kits. Several organizations have been distributing different types of kits to facilitate both rapid testing of active COVID-19 infections and longer-term research studies of antibodies in blood that would help scientists understand immunity to the virus. Kits that can be sent to remote patients from research organizations enable everyone to follow the much-needed social distancing rules recommended by the CDC and other organizations to avoid exposure to contagions.

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Topics: Coronavirus in the US, remote blood sampling, Coronavirus testing, COVID-19 tests

neoteryx launches new podcast featuring key leaders in microsampling

Posted by Neoteryx on Apr 24, 2020 4:59:40 PM

Neoteryx is thrilled to announce the launch of its new “Microsamplify™ Podcast,” a partner to the blogs we offer on our website. The Microsamplify™ Podcast will amplify the importance of using remote blood collection with precise Volumetric Absorptive Microsampling (VAMS™) technology to modernize research sciences and medicine. We will highlight the many applications of at-home or remote microsampling through a series of conversations with key thought leaders in the industries we serve. Featured guest speakers will include researchers and executives from international pharmaceutical and clinical research organizations, directors from laboratory facilities, providers from healthcare institutions, and coordinators of clinical trials and wellness programs.

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Topics: Microsampling, remote blood sampling