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Presenters will discuss exciting improvements in GI and obesity. During the conference, mass media are invited to meet with company representatives, executives and investors, along with hear presentations on: Related StoriesResearch abstracts on weight problems, weight loss to be offered at ObesityWeek 2015Poverty and parenting style predict childhood obesityTwo Duke obesity experts' articles appear in the November problem of Health Affairs New systems for digestive diseases, including endoscopic remedies for obesity, heartburn and Barrett’s esophagus.Abbott’s ARCHITECT HbA1c Assay permits consistent and accurate testing of HbA1c, stated Brian Blaser, executive vice president, Diagnostics Products, Abbott. We are pleased to offer an important tool to address the need for a fully automated glycated hemoglobin assay which can meet the demands of increased testing volumes. With this test, healthcare providers can now confidently measure their patients’ administration of diabetes and utilize this information to possibly improve treatment decisions. The brand new assay is performed on the ARCHITECT immunoassay systems and is available in several European countries, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Japan, Africa, Middle India and East, pending country registration.

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