Posts by Immunexpress

Sepsis: the largely unknown condition that puts one million people in the hospital each year

Sepsis is the most expensive cause of hospitalization in the US. One million patients are hospitalized for sepsis each year. This is more than the number of hospitalizations for heart attack and stroke combined. And it is deadly. Despite these grave consequences, fewer than half of Americans know what the word sepsis means. By Hallie Prescott and Theodore Iwashyna.

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Most People Don’t Know What Sepsis Is

September is Sepsis Awareness Month and part of the problem in fighting sepsis is that most people don’t know what it is, reports Westwood One. However, now there may be a faster way to detect it. Sepsis occurs when the body’s efforts to fight an infection trigger inflammation throughout the body. CEO of Immunexpress Rollie…

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European and U.S. Patent Allowances Strengthen Immunexpress’ Leading Position in Host-Response Sepsis Diagnostics

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Patent Allowances Relate to SeptiCyte™ Technology Using Biomarkers These allowances further reinforce the claims of the core family of patents that support the Company’s gene expression technology in the detection of host response to sepsis SEATTLE, Sept. 24, 2018 – Immunexpress, Inc., today announced the receipt of ‘Notices of Allowance’ from both the U.S. Patent…

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3 Need-to-Know Leaps in Sepsis Care

Rolland Carlson, PhD, CEO of Immunexpress, discusses a different approach to the sepsis battle. Rather than passively chasing pathogens, the Company has developed a test to measure the body’s specific immune response to infection by examining biomarkers in the patient’s blood.

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