PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: NAMSR - National Assoc. of Medical Sales Rep

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

New Skin Patch Could Replace Syringes for Disease Diagnosis - Scientists are developing skin patches that may be able to replace syringes. One team reports they have designed and successfully tested, for the first time, a small skin patch that detected malaria proteins in live mice
New Skin Patch Could Replace Syringes for Disease Diagnosis

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Arlington, VA, United States, 2014/12/08 - Scientists are developing skin patches that may be able to replace syringes. One team reports they have designed and successfully tested, for the first time, a small skin patch that detected malaria proteins in live mice.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Employment/Careers/Jobsware Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!

Sales Jobs & Marketing Jobs - Biz Employment, Business Jobs Search - BizJobs.com


 

Drawing blood and testing it is standard practice for many medical diagnostics. As a less painful alternative, scientists are developing skin patches that could one day replace the syringe. In the ACS journal Analytical Chemistry, one team reports they have designed and successfully tested, for the first time, a small skin patch that detected malaria proteins in live mice. It could someday be adapted for use in humans to diagnose other diseases, too.

Simon R. Corrie and colleagues note that while blood is rich with molecular clues that tell a story about a person's health, withdrawing it is often painful. It also requires trained personnel and expensive lab equipment and facilities for analysis. These factors don't lend themselves to patient compliance or accessibility in resource-limited places. Scientists have been trying to address these hurdles by developing diagnostic patches that are covered on one side with thousands of microscopic, hollow needles that can sample fluid in the skin. But so far, these devices have only been able to test for one compound at a time. However, many diseases can be diagnosed more reliably by detecting multiple biomarkers. Corrie's team wanted to design a new patch that could meet this need.

The researchers optimized their device so it could capture two biomarkers for the malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum, which kills more than 1 million people every year. To test it, they injected malaria proteins into the bloodstream of live mice and applied the patch to their skin. The patch successfully captured the proteins in the skin tissue. Such devices, they conclude, could be used in the future to diagnose malaria and other infectious diseases in a less painful way.

CANDIDATES WHO WANT TO BREAK INTO MEDICAL SALES:

RMSR® Medical Sales Certification offered by the National Association of Medical Sales Representatives is designed for entry level medical device sales reps. The course covers a wide array of topics pertaining to industry knowledge that candidates need to acquire before applying to medical sales positions.

The course and training helps to develop the industry skills, maximizing the candidates’ potential and goals, as well as making them feel valued and stimulated in their role when communicating with members of the medical community. By an applicant acquiring medical sales training and a RMSR Certification, it puts him/her in a position of strength and qualifies them for medical sales jobs. Medical knowledge is key in this industry and when communicating with doctors, surgeons, and nurses etc. It is extremely important for representatives to use key terminology pertaining to the medical product he/she will be promoting. The only way to succeed in this industry is to garner actual sales. Doctors and Surgeons will not acknowledge a Sales Rep who is not proficient in essential medical terminology, knowledgeable of medical devices/equipment and the anatomy. For those lacking a solid sales background the RMSR course covers knowledge of medical selling techniques and regulation such as Effective Territory Management, Effective Networking, Medical Sales Ethical & Regulatory Guidelines and more.

The National Association of Medical Sales Representative™ (NAMSR) is the largest professional association in the world for Medical Sales Representatives. Through our numerous members, the NAMSR™ provides accredited training, continuing education, information about the industry, up-to-date news, programs to assist medical sales reps in their work, training programs to assist candidates who want to break into the industry and initiatives to improve communication with the medical sales field.

For more information on the NAMSR or the RMSR certification visit the association website.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Employment/Careers/Jobsware Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!

Sales Jobs & Marketing Jobs - Biz Employment, Business Jobs Search - BizJobs.com


 

Written by / Agency / Source: NAMSR - National Assoc. of Medical Sales Rep

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Employment/Careers/Jobsware articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


New Skin Patch Could Replace Syringes for Disease Diagnosis

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

|
Publisher Contact: MedicalSalesCareer.com 
800-313-9198 info[.]medicalsalescareer.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any NAMSR - National Assoc. of Medical Sales Rep securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Employment/Careers/Jobsware via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From NAMSR - National Assoc. of Medical Sales Rep / Company Profile


Read Employment/Careers/Jobsware Most Recent Related Newswires:

Leading UK Headhunting Firm Announces Record Hiring Activity in the Enterprise SaaS Sector
Loyal Source Announces Merger with Orlando-Based Strategic Staffing Company, Cyon, Inc.
Intrinsic Executive Search Expands Globally, Offering Software Firms Candidate Reach in Europe & USA
The Early Impact of the Brexit Result on the UK Enterprise Software Market Revealed
Leading UK Headhunting Firm Announces Record UK Hiring Activity Despite Negative Brexit Prediction
South Carolina's Phillips Staffing Promotes Debbie Bright to Senior Recruiter
South Carolina's Phillips Staffing Names Brooke Ferguson as Director of Business Development
South Carolina's Phillips Staffing Adds Andrew Holsen as Human Resource Analyst Intern
Indeed Launches Job Spotter to Bring Crowdsourcing Power to Local Jobs
South Carolina's Phillips Staffing Promotes Chris Borke to Branch Manager in Upstate
Portland Nonprofit Holding Big Reveal Event At Frazier Museum June 9th
The Career Doctors Announce the Official Launch of Website
Phillips Staffing Launches New Website, Expands Digital Recruiting Platform and Capabilities
Phillips Staffing Hosting Major Job Fair on March 2-3 in Greenville, South Carolina
Transmosis Wins Workforce Grant from the State of Nevada Governor’s Office

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  BizJobs.com

Visit  NAKIVO, Inc.





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)