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MSC Laboratory Cup winners 2019

MSC Laboratory Cup Winners 2019 | Medical Supply Company

This year our annual charity event the MSC Laboratory Cup football tournament 2019 took place on Friday 13th September. Friday the 13th was lucky for the Mater hospital as they were the jubilant winners of this year’s coveted prize. Our Managing Director Eimear Scully together with our product specialist Antonino Di Salvo visited The Mater […]

Prostate Cancer risks and treatment

Prostate Cancer | Medical Supply Company

Did you know that 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetime? Today in Ireland there is no prostate cancer screening programme. Below are some risk factors associated with Prostate Cancer, however, having a risk factor does not necessarily mean you will develop prostate cancer, and sometimes people with no […]

Prostate Cancer: are you at risk?

Prostate Cancer: are you at risk?, negative predictive value | Medical Supply Company

Each year there are approximately 3,400 men diagnosed with prostate cancer.  1 in 7 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetime. Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in Ireland and often begins without symptoms. What is prostate cancer? This type of cancer is marked by an uncontrolled (malignant) growth of […]

HSE Project 13054

HSE Project 13054, national requirement for capillary electrophoresis, national requirement for capillary | Medical Supply Company

MSC are delighted to announce our continued success in the Irish Multiple Myeloma arena. We have been awarded HSE Project 13054 – National Competition for Capillary Electrophoresis Systems: Lot 1 – Capillary Electrophoresis System for St. Vincent’s University Hospital; Lot 2 – National Requirement for Capillary Electrophoresis System(s) (Outright Purchase) Lot 3 – National Requirement […]

New Supplier MDNA Life Sciences – Taking men out of the PSA Grey Zone

MDNA LIfe Sciences, PSA Grey Zone, MPT™, Mitomic Prostate Test, MPT | Medical Supply Company

Medical Supply Company have recently partnered with MDNA Life Sciences who are pioneers in the field of mitochondrial biology and genomics, using ground-breaking discoveries to develop a range of innovative molecular tests for hard to diagnose diseases. As a result of this partnership MSC, together with MDNA Life Sciences is delighted to bring the Mitomic […]

PharmaGenie ELISA Kits

PharmaGenie Elisa Kits | Medical Supply Company

PharmaGenie ELISA Kits are a new range from our partner ELISA Genie. These are high-quality ELISA Kits for Biotech and Pharma research. PharmaGenie ELISA Kits concentrate on high-quality monoclonal antibody pairs and reagents that have been validated according to IS 9001:2000. These high-quality PharmaGenie ELISA Kits are excellent assays to help discover our future. High […]

Performance of the year 2018

Performance of the year 2018 Medical Supply Company

MSC was delighted to receive Performance of the year 2018 from our partners Faster srl (part of Dasit Group). This was a great surprise as 2018 was our the first year of our partnership with Faster! Faster is one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of Laboratory Equipment specialising in Laminar Air Flow Cabinets, Microbiological Safety Cabinets, Isolators, […]

Faster Distributor Meeting 2019

Faster Distributor meeting 2019 | Medical Supply Company

Antonino and Cian represented MSC at the recent “26th Faster Distributor Meeting” in Cornaredo, Italy. Apart from enjoying the Italian food they also learned a lot more about the customisations and bespoke capabilities of Faster, the isolator options for both clinical (cytotoxic and aseptic compounding) and pharmaceutical clients, and the new ChemFAST Premium range. As […]

Microbiologics EMEA Distributor Meeting 2019

Microbiologics EMEA Distributor Meeting 2019 | Medical Supply Company

Medical Supply Company recently attended the Microbiologics EMEA Distributor Meeting in Berlin. It was great to get updates on the product line, hear about exciting new projects and meet fellow distributors from all over the EMEA region. Thank you to Peter Penn and the rest of the Microbiologics team for a great few days of […]

How to use Copan’s FecalSwab® for stool collection

FecalSwab® for stool sample collection Quick Guide | Medical Supply Company

COLLECT Collect a small amount of sample by rotating swab tip to cover it with faeces. Avoid touching the swab applicator below the pink moulded breakpoint. Sample can also be obtained by taking a rectal swab (refer to package insert and institution standard operation procedures for instructions). SNAP Remove cap from the tube and insert […]