Fundamentally, doctors need diagnostic information to make the majority of patients' health decisions. The medical, social, and economic benefits of in vitro diagnostic tests are often misunderstood, despite the fact that these tests improve patient care, contribute to consumer safety, and help to limit healthcare spending. The links below explore the value of diagnostics and the power they have in optimizing clinical decisions and treatment plans.
The value of diagnostics has grown considerably thanks to remarkable advances in medicine and the life sciences, coupled with the development of new technologies. For bioMérieux, innovation and advancement of in vitro diagnostics is our sole focus, and we commit 14% of profits to ongoing R&D initiatives, the highest percentage of any other IVD company.