25 Years of Cardiac Marker Research and Development of Diagnostic Tools


Wednesday, August 7, 12:45 – 1:45 p.m.
Exhibit Hall, Theater 2
Supported by HyTest


This session will focus on Hytest’s 25-year history in studying cardiac markers and developing diagnostic tools in this area. In addition, we will be describing the modern concepts of acute heart failure diagnostics and treatment.


Attendees will:

  • Learn about the progress in cardiac marker research over the last decades.
  • Understand the limitations of the immunoassays.


Maria Severina
Hytest Ltd.
Turku, Finland


Alexander Semenov
Project Manager, R&D Department
Hytest Ltd.
Turku, Finland

Fred S. Apple, PHD, DABCC, FACSM
Medical Director of Clinical Laboratories
Hennepin County Medical Center
Professor Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota School of Medicine
Minneapolis, MN