Liquid QC Cardiac Marker Control Complete: only liquid, long-term refrigerated control available for the assay of BNP, NT-proBNP, Myoglobin, d-Dimer, CK-MB, hsCRP, Troponin I and Troponin T

SAN MARCOS, Calif. – Nov. 15, 2010 – Cliniqa Corporation is pleased to announce that Liquid QC Cardiac Marker Control Complete, intended for use as an assayed quality control material for serum cardiac markers, is available in Levels 1, 2, 3, and Tri-Level kit configurations. The refrigerated controls are assayed, liquid quality control products that contains BNP, CK-MB, hsCRP, d-Dimer, Myoglobin, NT-ProBNP, Troponin I and Troponin T. Cliniqa Liquid QC Cardiac Marker Control Complete has a 2-year shelf life from date of manufacture and is shipped at 2-8 °C. Once opened, Cliniqa Liquid QC Cardiac Marker Control Complete is stable for 30 days when stored tightly capped at 2-8 °C. Typical value assignment is performed on the most popular platforms including Abbott AxSYM®, Architect®, i-STAT®, Alere Triage®, Beckman Coulter Access®/Dxi®, bioMérieux VIDAS®, Ortho Vitros®, Roche Elecsys®, Integra® and Modular® systems, Siemens Centaur®, Dimension®, Immulite®, Stratus® and instruments as well as the Tosoh AIA®.

CLINIQA, an ISO 9000/13485 certified company, is a clinical diagnostics company specializing in OEM and branded controls, calibrators and linearity calibration verifiers featuring proprietary True Liquid Control Technology. Through recent acquisitions CLINIQA now offers OEM proficiency test materials, Raichem reagents, standards and calibrators as well as forensic controls. CLINIQA is also the co-founder of the “The Quality Alliance” formed to provide a range of innovative quality control products and an online Quality Analysis Peer Review application, InterQC, through common distribution channels in Europe, the U.S.A and Asia.

To learn more about the complete range of CLINIQA products, please visit or contact the U.S. headquarters office:

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