|FDA Clears the Simplexa™ Group A Strep Direct Test from Focus Diagnostics, a Quest Diagnostics Business|
|CYPRESS, Calif. and MADISON, N.J., April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Focus Diagnostics, the clinical-laboratory products business of Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), today announced the FDA 510(k) clearance and CLIA moderate-complexity categorization for its Simplexa Group A Strep Direct Kit. Simplexa Group A Strep Direct is a real-time polymerase chain reaction assay for the detection of Group A Streptococcus bacteria directly from throat swabs.
The most prevalent form of Group A Streptococcus... ||04/15/15|
|HPV-Only Screening Misses More Cervical Cancers in Women 30 and Older Than Pap-Only or Pap-HPV Co-testing, Finds National Study|
|As many as 19% of women received false negatives for cervical cancer when HPV-only tested, finds Quest Diagnostics Health Trends™ study published in Cancer Cytopathology of 256,648 women, one of the largest of different screening tests for cervical cancer
MADISON, N.J., April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- HPV-only screening is less likely to accurately detect cervical pre-cancer and cancer than testing that includes a Pap test in women 30-65 years of age, according to a new study published onlin... ||04/14/15|
|Quest Diagnostics To Release First Quarter 2015 Financial Results On April 23|
|MADISON, N.J., April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, announced that it will report first quarter 2015 results on Thursday, April 23, 2015, before the market opens. It will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss the results beginning at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time on that day.
The conference call can also be accessed in listen-only mode by dialing 415-228-4961, passcode 3214469. The compan... ||04/13/15|
|Quest Diagnostics to Launch Interactive Insights and IntelliTest Interactive Reports and Health Data Analytics Tools at HIMSS 2015|
|Company's HIT solutions turn health information into actionable insights to help ACOs, health systems, hospitals and physicians improve health care quality, outcomes and efficiencies
MADISON, N.J., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, will unveil a suite of new technology solutions during the HIMSS 2015 Annual Conference & Exhibition, the industry's largest health IT educational program and exhibiti... ||04/09/15|