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HemaSpot-HF Automation is Here!

March 27, 2017 • 0 Comments

HemaSpot-HF automation is here! Spot On Sciences’ automated robot allows for easy sample processing from the HemaSpot-HF blood collection device.  Simply load up to 60 HemaSpot-HF devices in the infeed hopper and get HemaSpot-HF wedges seamlessly loaded into a 96 well plate.  Through the …

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DBS Solutions: HemaSpot HF

Which DBS Research Made our Top 10 list for 2016?

January 3, 2017 • 0 Comments

2016 was a great year for published research that focused on Dried Blood Spot (DBS) technology.  ICYMI, here’s our top 10 list for last year: HemaSpot, A Novel Blood Storage Device for HIV-1 Drug Resistance Testing: HemaSpot, a novel dried-blood …

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World AIDS Day 2016

World AIDS Day 2016

November 17, 2016 • 0 Comments

As 2016 comes to a close and we observe another Word AIDS Day, I reflect on the words I posted last year (2015).  My blog referred to the “bitter sweet” news regarding the global HIV/AIDS pandemic.   Now, a year …

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Happy 100th Bday Robert Guthrie!

Happy 100th to Creator of Guthrie Cards!

June 21, 2016 • 0 Comments

This month marks the 100 th birth anniversary of Robert Guthrie the acknowledged “father” of newborn screening and inventor of the “Guthrie cards.” Dr. Guthrie’s development of specially designed filter paper allowed for easy collection, transport and testing of blood samples. His scientific …

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DBS Database

Trending now in Dried Blood Spot Research

June 6, 2016 • 0 Comments

Did you know that has a searchable Dried Blood Spot (DBS) Database?  We’ve compiled +1,000 peer-reviewed journal articles relating to DBS technology and testing methods offering a convenient tool for streamlining DBS research. Small Molecules Dominate DBS Research As …

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