Abaxis, Inc. to Present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference

  Abaxis, Inc. to Present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference

PR Newswire

UNION CITY, Calif., Sept. 3, 2013

UNION CITY, Calif., Sept. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS:
ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood
instrumentation and consumables to the medical, research and veterinary
markets, announced today that Clint Severson, Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer, will present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference on
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 4:40 p.m. ET. The conference will be held at
the Grand Hyatt New York in New York City.

About Abaxis

Abaxis develops, manufactures, markets and sells portable blood analysis
systems for use in any veterinary or human patient-care setting to provide
clinicians with rapid blood constituent measurements.The system consists of a
compact, 5.1 kilogram (11.2 pounds), portable analyzer and a series of
single-use plastic discs, called reagent discs that contain all the chemicals
required to perform a panel of up to 13 tests on veterinary patients and 14
tests on human patients.The system can be operated with minimal training and
performs multiple routine tests on whole blood, serum or plasma samples.The
system provides test results in less than 12 minutes with the precision and
accuracy equivalent to a clinical laboratory analyzer.The veterinary business
also provides to the animal health and research market a line of hematology
instruments for point-of-care complete blood counts (CBC), a specialty
instrument to screen for and detect clotting disorders and to measure equine
fibrinogen levels, a handheld instrument for the rapid assessment of certain
critical care tests and rapid point-of-care tests for Heartworm infections in
dogs, Parvovirus, Lyme and Giardia. Abaxis, through its AVRL Division,
provides routine laboratory testing as well as specialty testing for
veterinarians nationwide. This state-of-the-art commercial laboratory will be
the hub of the Abaxis Veterinary Reference Laboratories (AVRL).

Contact: Clint Severson          Lytham Partners, LLC
         Chief Executive Officer Joe Dorame, Joe Diaz & Robert Blum
         ABAXIS, Inc.            602-889-9700
         510-675-6500

SOURCE Abaxis, Inc.

Website: http://www.abaxis.com
 
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