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|Abaxis to Present at ThinkEquity's Second Annual Healthcare Conference|
UNION CITY, Calif., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --
Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, announced today that Don Wood, chief operations officer, will present at ThinkEquity's Second Annual Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 8:00 a.m. ET. The conference will be held at The Princeton Club in New York City.
Abaxis develops, manufactures, markets and sells portable blood analysis systems for use in any veterinary or human patient-care setting to provide clinicians with rapid blood constituent measurements. The system consists of a compact, 5.1 kilograms (11.2 pounds), portable analyzer and a series of single-use plastic discs, called reagent discs that contain all the chemicals required to perform a panel of up to 13 tests on veterinary patients and 14 tests on human patients. The system can be operated with minimal training and performs multiple routine tests on whole blood, serum or plasma samples. The system provides test results in less than 12 minutes with the precision and accuracy equivalent to a clinical laboratory analyzer.
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