Monday, April 26, 2010

Companies ink diabetes partnership

SALEM, N.H. – AgaMatrix and sanofi-aventis signed a long-term agreement to develop, supply and commercialize blood glucose monitoring solutions, the companies announced March 31. AgaMatrix manufactures blood glucose meters, strips and diabetes management software. sanofi-aventis is a global healthcare company based in France. Its products include Apidra, a fast-acting insulin. “We believe this partnership will enable us to finally fulfill our original vision of making high accuracy blood glucose testing easily available to patients worldwide,” said Sonny Vu, AgaMatrix co-founder.


As easy as 1, 2, 3

SANTA ANA, Calif. – For HME providers who aren’t sure if they want to use Cramer Decker Medical’s Web site to order product, President Scott Decker has this advice: Try it, you might like it. As an additional incentive, the company is offering providers a $50 discount on purchase of $500 or more. The e-commerce site lets providers order product at their convenience and helps make Cramer Decker more efficient and competitive in the marketplace, Decker said.