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ELITechGroup Biomedical Systems, World Leader for Laboratory Diagnosis of Cystic Fibrosis, Launches Macroduct® Advanced–A Sweat Induction and Collection Method Cleared by the FDA


ELITechGroup Biomedical Systems (EBS), known for worldwide
transformation and innovation of sweat testing with the Webster Sweat
Inducer and Macroduct® Sweat Collection System, endorsed by the U.S.
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and other global CF associations, announces
the release of the new FDA-cleared Macroduct® Advanced Sweat Collection

Features of the new Macroduct Advanced include a touch screen user
interface with built-n step-by-step graphical instructions that further
standardize pilocarpine iontophoresis and sweat collection for optimum
results. In addition, the revised shape of electrodes and Macroduct
collector offer greater convenience when working with neonates and
toddlers with small limbs. This system truly is sweat testing at its
best while enhancing laboratory workflow in meeting protocols and
traceability requirements with flexible options for data management.

"More than 5 million sweat tests have been performed with the existing
Macroduct Sweat Collection System. This new Macroduct Advanced proves
our commitment to ongoing innovation to improve patient care by
developing market-leading diagnostic products. Laboratories that use our
products for sweat testing do so with confidence as a result of our
superior features that test and troubleshoot for optimal results," says
Bryce McEuen, Vice President, Biomedical Systems.

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About ELITechGroup Biomedical Systems

ELITechGroup Biomedical Systems (EBS) is the world leader for laboratory
diagnosis of cystic fibrosis with the proven products for sweat
stimulation, collection, and analysis. The company is also a key player
in supporting global laboratories with the world's most advanced
cytocentrifuge rotor, slide stainers, and osmometers.

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