Superior Sample Collection: COPAN Teams Up With Dr. J. Michael Miller To Release A Series Of Free Educational Videos
With flu season in full swing, COPAN Diagnostics, Inc. announced today the launch of the first in a series of free educational videos, as part of COPAN’s ongoing commitment to demonstrate best practices for specimen collection. The first video in the series features nasopharyngeal swab specimen collection using Nylon flocked swabs and viral transport media (FLOQSwabs™ and UTM™).
COPAN Announces New VI-PAK Barrier Outer Foil Pack For ESwab™
COPAN prides itself on being a company synonymous with innovation in pre-analytics, and as so, it always looks for ways to improve its products to ensure the best quality specimen collection and transport devices on the market. COPAN is proud to announce new state-of-the-art active VI-PAK packaging for its successful line of ESwab.
COPAN Group Announces The Untimely Death Of Its Beloved CEO And General Manager, Daniele Triva
COPAN Group announces with great sadness that, on July 30th, 2014, its beloved, charismatic and eclectic leader, Daniele Triva passed away at his home in Italy, after a seven-month battle with Esophageal Gastric cancer. Daniele was 54 years old and leaves behind his wife and four children, his sister and family and a legacy of technological innovation in the field of pre-analytics.
UTM™ And ESwab™ Are Ideal Collection And Transport Systems For Diagnosis Of Patients With Whooping Cough
COPAN’s complete array of products have a proven track record, through numerous clinical and scientific publications, demonstrating their high quality and reliability. COPAN has experience responding to epidemics, like Whooping Cough, by producing products for specimen collection and transport in a timely manner.
COPAN ANNOUNCES GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP WITH METASYSTEMS GmbH FOR THE INTEGRATION OF CULTURE PLATES AND GRAM STAIN IMAGES FOR ENHANCED DIGITAL MICROBIOLOGY
COPAN and MetaSystems GmbH are pleased to announce they have signed a global and exclusive agreement for the integration of automatic microscopy slide scanning system, provided by MetaSystems, with WASPLab™.
COPAN Announces WASP® Distribution Agreement With Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. In The United States
COPAN Diagnostics, Inc. announced today a distribution agreement for COPAN WASP®:Walk-Away Specimen Processor with Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. in the United States. The COPAN WASP® provides a total solution for pre-analytical microbiology specimen processing with a robust modular system able to automatically plant and streak plates, prepare gram slides, apply susceptibility disks, and inoculate broths.
COPAN Flocked Swabs And UTM™ Viral Transport Media Available In Response To PH1N1 Upsurge
“During the 2009 H1N1 outbreak, COPAN invested tremendously in production capacity to meet the global demand, so we are more than prepared to handle the increased demand we are seeing now” says Norman Sharples, CEO of COPAN Diagnostics, Inc. “As the leader in collection and transport systems, we have the infrastructure needed to meet the demand in a timely manner. Our production of flocked swabs and UTM™ includes shifts 24 hours per day, and we are working closely with our distribution partners ensure they continue to have plenty of stock,” Sharples confirms.