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Zika Testing

In April, CTS becomes the first blood donor testing organization in the US to implement Zika testing for a healthcare partner in Puerto Rico. By the end of November, CTS implements universal individual Zika testing on all blood donations in the US, due to an FDA requirement.

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CTS Founded

CTS Founded

In January, CTS is incorporated as a non-profit organization owned by Vitalant and OneBlood (formerl...

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Assay Conversion

Assay Conversion

In July, the six viral marker assay conversion at CTS Dallas, Phoenix and Tampa laboratories was ach...

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Operational Excellence

CTS embraces a company-wide operational excellence initiative designed to change the culture to enha...

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Implementation of a COVID-19 Test

Implementation of a COVID-19 Test

CTS Tampa lab implemented the Ortho Clinical Diagnostics VITROSĀ® testing platform to perform COVID-1...

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Source plasma partners

Source plasma partners

By the end of 2017, CTS has secured three source plasma partners and continues to seek additional pa...

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Pooled Babesia

Pooled Babesia

Transitioned all 5 CTS labs from an investigational new drug (IND) to a licensed pooled Babesia test...

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