Plastics play big role in cancer screening test kit


Just days after disassembly of the blown film extrusion lines that ran there during the K show, the Düsseldorf fairgrounds again has welcomed a huge crowd. This time the show is called Medica / Compamed, with the visitors stemming from the medical branch. They have plenty to see, including this new test kit for screening cervical cancer.

Developed and molded by Greiner Bio-One GmbH (Frickenhausen, Germany), the PapilloCheck high-risk test system will augment the company's existing biochips product portfolio. The new in-vitro diagnostic device (IVD) offers analysis of 14 high-risk types of the human papillomavirus (HPV)....

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