Peptest showcased at China conference on reflux

Peptest showcased at China conference on reflux

Maxhealth Medical Group, Peptest’s Chinese distributor, has presented the non-invasive device for diagnosing reflux to key opinion leaders at a China conference in November. The China Healthcare International Association, Gastroesophageal Reflux and Multidisciplinary...
Risk of reflux rises with age

Risk of reflux rises with age

As age increases so does the tendency to suffer from laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) – according to a new research study. Researchers in Italy have found a significant correlation between increase in age and an increase in pepsin within the oesophagus. Pepsin is a...
Three cheers for ISO 13485 certification

Three cheers for ISO 13485 certification

We’re pleased to announce that we have achieved the highly-coveted ISO 13485: 2016 certification. ISO 13485 is an internationally agreed standard specific to the medical devices industry. To achieve ISO 13485 certification, RD Biomed – the Hull-based medical...
Researchers in China launch Peptest reflux study

Researchers in China launch Peptest reflux study

A three-month study into how Peptest can be used to diagnose gastro-oesophageal reflux disease has begun in China, following an official launch in August. The launch took place at the ‘Normal range reference of Chinese PGI research conference’ on 12 August 2017 at the...
Introducing the Peptest Team // Meet Adrian

Introducing the Peptest Team // Meet Adrian

We’d like to introduce you to members of the RD Biomed and Peptest team… let’s meet Adrian. Versatile Adrian joined the company in April and provides administration support as well as help in the Peptest laboratories. Adrian explains: “My role is in...
Can acupuncture help with reflux symptoms?

Can acupuncture help with reflux symptoms?

Acupuncture is a treatment derived from traditional Chinese medicine that involves fine needles inserted at specific points in the body for therapeutic or preventative purposes. Needles are pushed in a few centimetres and then heated, twisted or even electrified to...