Release of this product will allow clinical laboratories using Instrumentation Laboratory ACL TOP® 500 hemostasis test systems to complete their required Heparin calibration verification / linearity testing and maximize the reportable range.
Cumberland Foreside, Maine (PRWEB) March 20, 2017
LGC Maine Standards is pleased to announce its VALIDATE® HEPARIN calibration verification / linearity test kit has received US FDA 510(k) clearance for use on Instrumentation Laboratory ACL TOP® 500 hemostasis test systems. The VALIDATE® HEPARIN kit evaluates Heparin Anti-Xa activity in a human plasma matrix. Each VALIDATE® HEPARIN kit is prepared using CLSI’s EP06-A recommended “equal delta” method for linearity testing and is liquid, ready-to-use. Simply add the product from the dropper bottle directly into a sample cup and run in replicates.
Release of this product will allow clinical laboratories using Instrumentation Laboratory ACL TOP® 500 hemostasis test systems to complete their required Heparin calibration verification / linearity testing and maximize the reportable range while minimizing manual dilutions. The addition of VALIDATE® HEPARIN to the LGC Maine Standards expanding portfolio of products demonstrates a continued commitment to manufacture high-quality calibration verification / linearity products that meet industry needs.
LGC Maine Standards is located in Cumberland Foreside, Maine and manufactures VALIDATE® calibration verification / linearity test kits for over one hundred analytes, including General Chemistries, Urine Chemistries, Enzymes, Lipids, HbA1c, Therapeutic Drugs, Cardiac Markers, Thyroids, Serum Proteins, Vitamin D, Tumor Markers, Anemia, Fertility, Coagulation and Whole Blood.
LGC Maine Standards MSDRx® data reduction software is available at no charge for real-time data analysis or, in the United States, a laboratory can send their data to LGC Maine Standards where a technical specialist will complete the data analysis and return a report within five business days.
Contact: Maine Standards Company, LLC
221 US Route 1, Cumberland Foreside, ME 04110
LGC is an international life sciences measurement and testing company with leading positions in growing markets. LGC provides a range of measurement products and services which underpin the safety, health and security of the public, including reference materials and proficiency testing, calibration verification / linearity testing, genomics reagents and instrumentation, and expert sample analysis and interpretation. LGC serves customers across a number of end markets including Pharmaceuticals, Agricultural Biotechnology, Food, Environment, Government and Academia.
LGC’s headquarters are in London and the company employs over 2,000 people, operating out of 22 countries worldwide. Its operations are extensively accredited to international quality standards such as ISO/IEC 17025, GMP, GLP, ISO Guide 34, ISO/IEC 17043 and ISO 13485:2003.
With a history dating back to 1842, LGC has been home to the UK Government Chemist for more than 100 years and is the UK National Measurement Laboratory and Designated Institute for chemical and bio measurement. LGC was privatized in 1996 and is now owned by funds affiliated with KKR.
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