5 hrs ago
NanoString Technologies Announces Adoption of the Prosigna Breast...
SEATTLE & SAN ANTONIO -- -- NanoString Technologies, Inc., a provider of life science tools for translational research and molecular diagnostic products, today announced nationwide availability of the Prosigna Breast Cancer Prognostic Gene Signature Assay beginning in the first quarter of 2014.
10 hrs ago
Stock Downgrades: Grim Prognosis for Quest Diagnostics
It's a funny old world when Sysco , the stodgy food stock, and not Cisco , the sexy tech stock, tops the entire S&P 500 on a day the index reached a new record.
14 hrs ago
Quest Diagnostics downgraded at BofA/Merrill
On The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary Today's noteworthy downgrades include: Edwards Lifesciences downgraded to Market Perform at Wells Fargo... Home Properties downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley... Quest Diagnostics downgraded to Underperform from Buy at BofA/Merrill... Tenneco downgraded to Outperform from Top Pick at ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Quest Diagnostics Study Reveals Workplace Drug Use Declined Over Past 25 Years
The drug use rate of US workers has declined 74 percent over the past 25 years, according to a Quest Diagnostics study.
The Cholesterol Plateau
A decades-long decline in LDL cholesterol rates among Americans reportedly came to a screeching halt in 2008.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Sticker Shock: Investigating the High Cost of Simple Blood Tests
But what she can't understand is what happened after she had to have a second round of blood tests - nearly the same tests she'd had just months before.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Vermillion Reports 3rd Quarter 2013 Results
Vermillion, Inc. , a multivariate diagnostics company focusing on gynecologic cancers and women's health, reported on its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30 .
Mon Nov 25, 2013
High at work? Drug use in the workplace
Quest Diagnostics, a medical testing company, announced last week the results of a review of over 125 million urine drug tests given to workers between 1986 and 2012.
New York Daily News
'Too-attractive' ex-Citi banker sues Quest over blood-draw
Debrahlee Lorenzana, outside her home in Little Neck, Queens, is suing Quest Diagnostics for purportedly injuring her while drawing her blood.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Influential Appeals Court Rejects Attempt by Former In-House Counsel...
The pool of potential qui tam relators may have just shrunk a little, based on a recent decision by the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals that has put the ability of in-house lawyers to become qui tam relators into serious question.
Illegal use of drugs among American workers has dropped, study says
Illegal use of drugs among American workers has dropped sharply in the past 25 years, according to a new study.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Drugs in the Workforce: A Startling Reality
Drug use among American workers has dropped dramatically over the past 25 years, but certain drugs-particularly prescription medications--continue to be abused in the office, according to a new analysis from Quest Diagnostics.
The Huffington Post
Fewer U.S. Workers Testing Positive For Drugs: Report
Fewer American workers, on a whole, are testing positive for drug use , according to a new report from Quest Diagnostics.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Madison community shows support for education foundation at Nov. 1 gala
Pictured here, are Karen Shahidi and Mary Schaenen, foundation co-presidents; Suneet Varma, regional president, Asia-Pacific, Pfizer Consumer Healthcare; Barb Short, executive director, Quest Diagnostics Foundation; and from Union Center National Bank, Anthony C. Weagley, president and CEO, France Delle Donne, SVP, director of communications and ... (more)