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Monday 3rd October, 2016

New CEO at Synoptics

Synoptics appoints life science expert, Dr Brian Stammers as new CEO to develop and support the Group’s strategic direction

Wednesday 3rd August, 2016

Piedmont Atlanta Hospital maintains excellent patient safety

Piedmont Atlanta Hospital, USA successfully uses ProReveal Protein Detection Test to optimize its decontamination process and maintain excellent patient safety

Monday 9th May, 2016

Tackling the problem of prions

The following article appeared in the May 2016 edition of Clinical Services Journal.
As debate continues over the potential risks posed by prion diseases, the Department of Health has highlighted the importance of aiming for lower levels of protein contamination on surgical instruments. Strategies to improve protein detection and enhance patient safety were discussed at a recent conference, hosted by the National Performance Advisory Group.

Monday 16th November, 2015

Residual protein detection webinar

Watch the Fluorescence Based Residual Protein Detection webinar - sponsored by Ultra Clean Systems. Facilitators - Tom Overbey, Director of Marketing at Ultra Clean, Dr David Perret, Professor of Bioanalytical Science, Barts Medical School, London and Rose Seavey, President/CEO of Seavey Healthcare Consulting LLC, USA

Thursday 27th August, 2015

Synoptics celebrates 30 years of trading

Synoptics celebrates 30 years of successful international operation with many brands now global leading technologies

Thursday 25th September, 2014

Cambridge News Top Innovations Award

Cambridge News Top Innovations Awards names ProReveal in top twenty - recognising breakthrough test for detecting residual proteins on surgical instruments is a technology to watch

Thursday 31st July, 2014

ProReveal measures effectiveness of decontamination process

ProReveal protein detection test with process validation analytics measures effectiveness of decontamination process to help improve patient safety

Saturday 26th July, 2014

Center cancels surgeries over fear of contaminated instruments

Lakeland Regional Medical Center in Florida cancels surgeries over fear of contaminated instruments

Tuesday 29th July, 2014

Letter to Andrew Miller Science & Technology Committee

This is a copy of Synoptics Health's reply to Andrew Miller, Science & Technology Committee following the publication of the Science & Technology Committee Report on vCJD transmission.

Thursday 24th July, 2014

Casual attitude to vCJD warning

The government has developed a "casual attitude" to the human form of "mad cow disease", MPs have warned. The Science and Technology Committee said the low incidence of variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD) was being "used as justification for inaction".

Wednesday 18th June, 2014

Synoptics Health appoints Ultra Clean in USA

Synoptics Health appoints Ultra Clean as US distributor for ProReveal allowing US SSDs to access the world's most sensitive test for detecting residual proteins on surgical instruments

Wednesday 27th November, 2013

Serchem harnesses the power of ProReveal

Serchem harnesses the power of the ProReveal protein detection test to rapidly optimise detergent chemistries to meet any decontamination regulations

Friday 15th November, 2013

Detect protein on surgical instruments

ProReveal 2, a next generation test to detect protein on surgical instruments will be unveiled at Medica, Hall 1, on Synoptics Health Stand 1F11

Friday 30th August, 2013

Julian Huppert to visit Synoptics Health

MP to visit Synoptics Health in support of new technology to revolutionise testing of decontaminated surgical instruments

Wednesday 24th July, 2013

Eastwood Park implements ProReveal sensitive protein detection test to help train professionals on how to optimise their decontamination processes

Major international healthcare training centre, Eastwood Park, UK will be using ProReveal, a test to detect proteins on surgical instruments, to complement training of sterile services professionals on how to assess the validity of decontamination processes.

Monday 24th June, 2013

New distributors in Asia-Pacific region

Synoptics Health appoints six distributors in Asia-Pacific region - allowing hundreds of hospitals access to an effective protein detection test