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Devices & Diagnostics

Cleveland HeartLab at TEDMED (video)

Biomarker test company Cleveland HeartLab made a splash recently at TEDMED, with about 500 conference-goers taking the company’s heart inflammation tests. Results of the TEDMED tests showed that 41 percent of those who submitted samples had high cholesterol or low HDL (good cholesterol), 28 percent showed evidence of hardening of the arteries and 12 percent […]

Devices & Diagnostics

Biomarker test firm Cleveland HeartLab eyes health and wellness market

After making major inroads among community-based physicians, cardiac inflammation biomarker test company Cleveland HeartLab is looking to expand its business into the health and wellness market. The Cleveland-based clinical reference laboratory, which provides cardiovascular testing for thousands of U.S. physicians, is now aiming to partner with wellness companies and self-insured employers to diversify its customer […]

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Cleveland reputation for biotech innovation is growing

Cleveland is already well-known for its high quality medical care. But its reputation is growing elsewhere. Some of the nation’s best and brightest are flocking to University Circle to be on the cutting edge of the biotech innovation. Channel 3’s Maureen Kyle continues our “Brain Gain” series with a look at how this could be […]

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Physician Targeting Using Real-time Data: How PurpleLab’s Alerts Can Help

By leveraging real-time data that offers unprecedented insights into physician behavior and patient outcomes, companies can gain a competitive advantage with prescribers. PurpleLab®, a healthcare analytics platform with one of the largest medical and pharmaceutical claims databases in the United States, recently announced the launch of Alerts which translates complex information into actionable insights, empowering companies to identify the right physicians to target, determine the most effective marketing strategies and ultimately improve patient care.

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Cleveland HeartLab business has ‘exploded’ (in a good way)

In the words of Cleveland HeartLab CEO Jake Orville, business has "exploded" since the beginning of the year, just months after his company launched a proprietary test for cardiac inflammation under a fee-for-service model. Cleveland HeartLab is a CLIA-certified and CAP-accredited reference lab that does an array of lipid and inflammation tests for clients, including CardioMPO, a proprietary test for cardiac inflammation marker myeloperoxidase.

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Cleveland HeartLab hosts ‘Where Inflammation Meets Lipids’

Tommy G. Thompson, former secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services-turned-healthcare consultant, will headline Cleveland HeartLab‘s first annual symposium on cardiovascular disease. The symposium Where Inflammation Meets Lipids (pdf) has attracted more than a dozen thought-leaders who will speak on a range of cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis and management topics. The symposium […]

Hospitals

Cleveland HeartLab adds ‘bad cholesterol’ test to its portfolio

Cleveland HeartLab LLC has added a test of low-density lipoprotein, the so-called “bad cholesterol,” to its portfolio of heart-inflammation tests. The company’s NMR LipoProfile test measures and counts LDL particles, which carry cholesterol in the blood and can build up on artery walls, leading to atherosclerosis and cardiovascular disease.The higher the LDL particle level, the […]

Hospitals

Cleveland HeartLab: How to go to market with diagnostic test?

Updated 4:29 p.m., March 18, 2010 The cardiac inflammation biomarker developed by Dr. Stanley Hazen and his colleagues at the Cleveland Clinic was a valuable and proven technology, thought Jake Orville, president and chief executive of Cleveland HeartLab. The question: How to take a test for the biomarker to market? Based on Hazen’s research, Cleveland […]

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Cleveland HeartLab completes $3M funding to expand, develop more inflammation tests

Updated 4:24 p.m. Cleveland Clinic spinoff Cleveland HeartLab has completed a $3 million fundraising round, and named its executives and advisers. Investors in the round included Glengary LLC, Second Generation Ltd. and Zapis Capital Group LLC, all in Northeast Ohio, according to a company release. Cleveland HeartLab is a clinical reference laboratory specializing in next-generation […]