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Is it a Cold or Covid-19?

How to tell if you have COVID-19 or just a cold

COVID or the Cold? As we enter fall the sniffles are sure to start going around. But is it just a cold or flu, or could it actually be the new coronavirus strain, COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2)? Not being certain if you’re experiencing COVID-19 symptoms is extra stress that

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Swab Collection Methods for COVID-19 Testing

Swab Collection Methods for COVID-19 Testing As we learn more about the COVID-19 (SARS-Cov-2) virus, the FDA continues to update it’s standards on collection methods. Testing laboratories have also faced issues with finding the swabs needed for testing (though not our customers). So what are the current

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The DTPM Difference

DTPM is an expert leader in laboratory setup and management. We’ve been in the business for over 15 years and have partnered with laboratory owners across the country to provide them with superior laboratory management services. National in Scope. Local in Service. We’re your partner from beginning

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DTPM Has All the Swabs Your Lab Needs

DTPM has unlimited MTM and VTM swabs for sale

Laboratories have had difficulties finding the equipment needed to run successfully, including Nasopharyngeal and Oropharyngeal swabs to collect samples. DTPM is proud to announce that we have the ability to fulfill your orders of MTM and VTM swabs in unlimited quantities! Our sales team will work with

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Reliable Covid-19 Testing

False COVID-19 Test Results from Thermo Fisher Testing Kits The FDA has reported risk of false results with Thermo Fisher Scientific TaqPath COVID-19 Combo Kits. We wanted to assure you that while DTPM utilizes Thermo Fisher equipment and other consumables, we do not use their COVID-19 assay.

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We’re Happy To Help

At DTPM, we pride ourselves on our customer service. Our goal is to provide fast and reliable service to all our customers. To do that, we’ve developed a great system to help you ensure that your questions are answered. Here’s how support at DTPM works. Submit Your

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Case Study: Local PCR & LCMS Testing Lab

DTPM helps a local PCR and LCMS testing lab with CLIA Compliance

Case Study: Local PRC & LCMS Testing Lab See how DTPM’s full laboratory turn-key package helped this lab get set-up and stay profitable. The DTPM Solution: DTPM’s full laboratory turn-key package was the right fit for this laboratory. Through this solution, our CLIA experts were able to

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Case Study: Non-Profit Drug Court

DTPM helps Non-Profit Drug Courts take testing in-house

Case Study: Non-Profit Drug Court See how DTPM’s top-tier customer service and extensive experience with Laboratory setup and management helped this Non-Profit Drug Court take testing into their own hands. The DTPM Solution: A lab of their own, set up by DTPM and personalized for their needs

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Know the Facts About Antibiotics

Know the Facts About Antibiotics Each year, almost 2 million people in the U.S. become infected with bacteria that antibiotics can’t treat. Because these bacteria no longer respond to antibiotics 35,000 people die each year from these kinds of infections, according to the Centers for Disease Control

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What is Antibiotic Stewardship?

What is Antibiotic Stewardship? Antibiotic stewardship, sometimes referred to as antimicrobial stewardship, refers to the efforts made in doctor’s offices, hospitals, long-term care facilities, and other healthcare facilities to embrace a mentality of only prescribing antibiotics when necessary. This is observed by prescribing the right amount of

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