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Are blood tests possible without seeing a doctor?

Conventional blood sampling Conventional blood sampling/testing involves collecting blood from an individual’s vein by a needle to perform an analysis of components within the blood. The purpose of this procedure is to look for levels of specific metabolites or other biomarkers, mostly in the case of illnesses for diseased conditions. The blood is then sent […]

Volume controlled Dried Blood Spot (DBS): A key player in personalized medicine

Dried blood spot sampling and subsequent analysis is an area that is of particular interest in relation to medicine, scientific research and the pharmaceutical industries collectively. It is a field that is growing rapidly and technological advancements are made. What is DBS? DBS is an alternative strategy for blood sampling that appears to be gaining […]

Zaragoza University uses HemaXis for Hg quantification

The group of Prof. Resano of Zaragoza University Department of Analytical Chemistry published a very interesting article about the use of HemaXis™ DB10 for the quantification of mercury in patients’ blood. The study showed excellent reproducibility for samples collected using HemaXis™ DB10. In the conclusion, the authors states that “current DBS microsampling devices show a […]

HemaXis DB 10 available at Cibesmed

If you need fully customised kits which could include device, disinfectant, lancet, plasters, envelope, etc. our partner Cibesmed (www.cibesmed.com) will be delighted to tailor a solution for you. You can send your request to info@cibesmed.com

HemaXis DB 10 application presented in the German Symposium

Frank Sporkert & Cristian Palmiere will present, during the 15. Gemeinsames Symposium der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Verkehrspsychologie e. V. (DGVP) und der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Verkehrsmedizin e. V. (DGVM) in Bonn, very interesting data on Phosphatidylethanol and driving aptitude in the french-speaking part of Switzerland, measured from HemaXis DB 10.

Joining Lyonbiopôle

DBS System becomes member of Lyonbiopôle ! As a Cluster, Lyonbiopole is the gateway to healthcare innovation in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. It’s supporting ambitious projects and innovative companies in the healthcare & life sciences’ sector. Its aim is to help innovators develop new technologies, products and services in a push toward a more personalized medicine […]

HemaXis™ DB10 samples professional cyclists in drug monitoring program

DBS System SA today announced its collaboration with the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and the Center of Research and Expertise in anti-Doping sciences (REDs) to monitor the use of Tramadol in the professional peloton. Following the ban of Tramadol use on March 1, the drug has been tested on 143 samples of 117 professional riders […]

DBS System’s HemaXis™ DB 10 blood collection device is now CE/IVD marked

DBS System SA announced today that its blood collection device, HemaXis™ DB 10, has been registered with the Swiss Agency for Therapeutic Products (SwissMedic), and is now CE/IVD marked following the 98/79/EC In vitro Diagnostic Medical Device Directive. HemaXis DB 10 is DBS System’s first-generation device for the collection, transport and storage of a precisely […]