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Alcor Scientific’s iSED at the Winter Olympics

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Feb. 9, 2018Alcor Scientific announced its iSED Analyzer will be used by the laboratory at the Korean Medicine Center at the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games and Paralympic Winter Games. The iSED is a fully automated erythrocyte sedimentation rate analyzer that analyzes red blood cells to diagnose bacterial infections and inflammation as well as to monitor patients’ responses to medications such as chemotherapy or steroids. It provides a result in 20 seconds.

South Korea’s Ministry of Health and Welfare and the Korea Health Industry Development Institute opened the medical center to care for athletes and members of the press during the Winter Olympics and Paralympics.

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