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Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

UC Davis Point-of-Care Technologies Center: News

February 18, 2012 Nearly 200,000 people have visited the UC Davis POC Technologies Center YouTube website, and over 400 are subscribers. Australian Partners contributed two new lectures on POC testing in low-resource settings. Center Investigator, Dr. Richard Louie, and colleagues created a tutorial that highlights the critical need for protection for POC cardiac biomarker tests from environmental stresses during urban search and rescue. Please visit http://www.youtube.com/POCTCTR to learn how the effects of high temperature and humidity can affect these tests and others performed at the point of care during emergencies and disasters.
November 1, 2008 Exploratory Projects Funding awarded to Dr. Alexander Revzin (UC Davis) and Dr. Richard Larson (University of New Mexico/Sandia National Laboratory)
April 30, 2008 Point-of-Care Technologies flyer.
April 10, 2008 Point of Care Funding Alert.
UCD-POCTC-08, Point-of-Care Technologies for Disaster Care, Posted.
January 2008 Center website and wiki available.
October 2007 Locally-smoothed median absolute difference presentation at the 7th Annual Diabetes Technology Meeting, San Francisco, CA.
September 2007 Establishment of the UC Davis -Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Center for Point-of-Care Technologies. One of four National Institute of Biomedical Imaging & Bioengineering funded centers. Other centers include University of Cincinnati, Johns Hopkins University, and the Center for POC Diagnostics for Global Health, PATH.