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Jul 29, 2014, 10:44 ET

Roche focuses on partnering with customers to redefine the value of the laboratory at the AACC 2014 Clinical Lab Expo

 Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) launched its presence at the American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) 2014 Clinical Lab Expo...

Jun 10, 2014, 16:00 ET

Health Canada Approves Roche's HPV Test for First-Line Primary Screening of Cervical Cancer and Roche Launches New Cytology Test to Provide the Most Comprehensive Portfolio for Cervical Cancer Screening

LAVAL, QC, June 10, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Roche announced that Health Canada approved the cobas® 4800 HPV (Human Papillomavirus) Test for...

May 20, 2014, 16:30 ET

Roche Diagnostics recognizes Pathology, Inc as Roche Molecular Center of Excellence

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today the establishment of a strategic alliance with Pathology, Inc. in Torrance, Calif.,...

Nov 20, 2013, 10:55 ET
Jury and proud prize winners (from left to right): Christian Jost (2nd prize), Gerhard Niederfellner, Klaus Bosslet, Krishna Chaitanya (1st prize), Hans-Peter Altevogt, Vineeta Bhasker Tripathi (3rd prize), Winfried Welz.

And the Winner is...Cancer Research

  First Presentation of Roche Science Award The three winners of the first Roche Pharma Research & Development (pRED) Oncology Awards...

Jul 30, 2013, 12:00 ET

Roche unveils intelligent automation management solution at 2013 Clinical Lab Expo

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced plans today at the AACC 2013 Clinical Lab Expo for the U.S. introduction of the cobas 8100 automated...

Jul 01, 2013, 11:00 ET

Roche Diagnostics ranked #1 in overall service performance in independent survey of U.S. clinical laboratories

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today that its U.S. Diagnostics unit was ranked number one in overall service performance by...

Jun 26, 2013, 11:00 ET

FDA approves new streamlined workflow option for Roche's cobas HPV Test

 Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new,...

May 15, 2013, 09:47 ET

New Roche Award for Antibody-based Cancer Therapy Research

Researchers from academia throughout Europe are invited to participate In a newly created award, pRED`s Discovery Oncology unit of Roche (SIX:...

Jan 17, 2013, 12:00 ET
Roche Diagnostics Indianapolis Campus.  (PRNewsFoto/Roche Diagnostics)

Roche Diagnostics Named to FORTUNE magazine's 2013 list of "100 Best Companies to Work For"

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today that Roche Diagnostics Corporation has been selected to FORTUNE magazine's annual list of the...

Dec 21, 2012, 03:58 ET

Roche and PSS Sign Agreement to Develop a Fully Automated Workflow Solution for Next-generation Sequencing Platforms

Roche and Precision System Science, Co., Ltd (PSS) today announced the signing of an exclusive agreement to develop and manufacture a fully...

Dec 19, 2012, 08:07 ET

Roche's Rapid Mycoplasma Detection Test MycoTOOL Receives FDA Acceptance for Release Testing of Biopharmaceutical Roche Product

First commercially available mycoplasma PCR test accepted by FDA reduces time for detection from one month to one day Today Roche announced that...

Dec 11, 2012, 08:32 ET

Roche 454 Sequencing Systems successfully resolve genetic mutations in over 4,000 blood cancer cases

- International study presented at American Society of Hematology Meeting demonstrates the potential of 454 Sequencing Systems to comprehensively...

Nov 14, 2012, 10:30 ET

Roche Diagnostics Breaks Ground on New Learning and Development Center

 Mayor Greg Ballard today joined Roche Diagnostics President and CEO Jack Phillips as well as other Roche executives and community leaders to...

Nov 12, 2012, 14:40 ET

Mayor Greg Ballard to Join Roche Diagnostics Leaders at Groundbreaking of New Learning and Development Center

 Roche Diagnostics, a world leader in pharmaceuticals and diagnostics, announced in June its plans to invest $300 million during the next 10...

Nov 12, 2012, 11:00 ET

Roche launches additional test for improved management of epithelial ovarian cancer patients

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today the U.S. market availability of the Elecsys HE4 assay, an FDA approved test used...

Oct 03, 2012, 11:00 ET

Roche's new dual-target HIV-1 viral load test now available in US

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today the U.S. availability of a new HIV-1 viral load test based on the company's proprietary...

Oct 01, 2012, 11:00 ET

FDA grants CLIA-waived status to CoaguChek XS Plus system for PT/INR testing at the point of care

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted CLIA-waived status to the...

Sep 17, 2012, 11:00 ET

Roche cytomegalovirus viral load test now available in US

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today the commercial availability of a new test to assess a patient's viral load of cytomegalovirus...

Sep 04, 2012, 11:00 ET

Roche receives FDA clearance for herpes simplex virus type 1 and 2 tests

 Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today that it has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its IgG...

Aug 13, 2012, 08:00 ET

Roche Launches New CE Certified MagNA Pure 96 System for Reliable Nucleic Acid Extraction

Today, Roche announced the launch of its new CE certified IVD version of the MagNA Pure 96 System for automated sample preparation. By providing a...