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TBDx™ Activities and Continuing Progress: A Quick Snapshot

Applied Visual Sciences, Inc. (APVS.OB) Over the past several months TBDx has been engaged in evaluations in several countries or has been involved in the publication of those results. Here is a quick update: The results from the TBDx evaluation … Continue reading

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South Africa Evaluation Manuscript Officially Accepted for Publication by AJRCCM

This morning Dr. Nazir Ismail, Director of the Center for Tuberculosis in Johannesburg, received word from the editor of the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine (AJRCCM) accepting the article that presents the analysis of the TBDx™ evaluation … Continue reading

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The Kennedy Report – The Sequel

Day 2 began with Catherina Boehme, CEO of the Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND), providing a pipeline overview of new diagnostic technologies emerging from the market. Ms. Boehme believes that at their current stage of development few have reached … Continue reading

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The Kennedy Report from Chennai, India

Sean Kennedy, APVS’s Chief Technology Officer, is representing our interests at The National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis (NIRT) Workshop being held in Chennai, India. Sean provided the following snapshot of Day 1 …. The meeting is extremely well attended … Continue reading

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WHO Target Product Profiles and the Characteristics of TBDx™

During the recent 45th World Conference on Lung Health, the World Health Organization (WHO) released a new Meeting Report, “High-priority target product profiles for new tuberculosis diagnostics: report of a consensus meeting.”   The publication follows a meeting convened in late … Continue reading

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