History of Sentinel Diagnostics

HISTORY

Sentinel Diagnostics was founded in Milan in 1983.

Sentinel Diagnostics uses the experience gained in the development and production of diagnostic kits for Clinical Chemistry, Immunology and Molecular Biology.

Today the Sentinel Diagnostics® brand is well known and appreciated on a worldwide scale, thanks to the increasingly fruitful partnerships with prestigious companies (AbbottBeckman-CoulterOrtho-Clinical DiagnosticsRocheSiemens, Sysmex, etc.) in the diagnostics sector that have chosen Sentinel Diagnostics as the ideal partner for the realization of diagnostic kits dedicated for use on their automated analyzers.

Listed below are some of the most significant products developed by Sentinel

1983
Foundation
1983Foundation

Sentinel Diagnostics was founded in Milan in 1983

1984
Iron
1984 Iron

Direct method – Chromogen FERENE S

1988
Total & Direct Bilirubin
1988 Total & Direct Bilirubin

Colorimetric Method – Bilirubin Oxidase

1989
Inorganic Phosphorus
1989Inorganic Phosphorus

Enzymatic Colorimetric Method

1990
Copper
1990Copper

Direct method – Chromogen DiBr-PAESA

1992
Zinc
1992Zinc

Direct method – Chromogen 5Br-PAPS

1995
Magnesium
1995Magnesium

Enzymatic UV method

1996
Lipase
1996Lipase

Direct method – Substrate Methylresorufin – derivative – 1996 – 510(k) FDA: K961179

1998
Cholinesterase
1998Cholinesterase

Optimized DGKC method – 1998 – 510(k) FDA: K981800

2001
Lithium
2001Lithium

Direct Colorimetric Method with porphyrin complex

2002
CRP Ultra
2002 CRP Ultra

High sensitive latex Turbidimetric method

2003
ALT Microwell
2003ALT Microwell

IFCC Optimized Enzymatic Colorimetric method on microplate

2004
Ammonia
2004Ammonia

Direct Enzymatic Method

2004
FOB Gold®
2004FOB Gold®

First quantitative Immunological test for the determination of human hemoglobin in feces in complete automation using a patented collection system, which can be adapted for use on most automated analyzers

2005
HbA1c
2005HbA1c

One-step Latex Direct Method

2006
Creatinine Enzymatic
2006Creatinine Enzymatic

Enzymatic Colorimetric Method – sarcosine oxidase

2007
CRP Vario
2007CRP Vario

High sensitive latex Turbidimetric method with wide measuring range

2008
CK-MB
2008CK-MB

IFCC Optimized Immunological Kinetic Method

2008
Homocysteine
2008Homocysteine

Enzymatic Colorimetric Method –  bi-reagent

2009
Cystatin C
2009Cystatin C

Latex Immunoturbidimetric method

2010
FOB Gold® Tube NG
2010FOB Gold® Tube NG

New Generation fecal collection device to be used as a primary tube on automated analyzers

2010
Syphilis TP
2010Syphilis TP

Latex immunoturbidimetric method

2011
STAT-NAT®
2011STAT-NAT®

Innovative stabilization technology for simple and standardized molecular diagnostics

2011
FOB Gold® NG
2011FOB Gold® NG

New generation of the latex turbidimetric quantitative determination of human haemoglobin in feces

2011
STAT-NAT® DNA-Mix
2011STAT-NAT® DNA-Mix

Universal and complete lyophilized master mix for gene amplification

2012
STAT-NAT® Malaria Screening
2012STAT-NAT® Malaria Screening

Multiplex PCR test for Malaria screening

2012
STAT-NAT® Malaria Typing
2012STAT-NAT® Malaria Typing

Multiplex PCR test for Malaria typing

2013
STAT-NAT® RNA-Mix
2013STAT-NAT® RNA-Mix

Universal and complete lyophilized one-step master mix for retrotranscription and nucleic acid amplification

2013
STAT-NAT® Leishmania Mix
2013STAT-NAT® Leishmania Mix

Kit in PCR Real-Time per una diagnosi accurata e semplice della Leishmaniosi

2014
UIBC Liquid
2014UIBC Liquid

Two liquid reagents for the measurement of UIBC (unsaturated iron-binding capacity) in serum

2015
ACE Liquid
2015ACE Liquid

Enzymatic method for the determination of angiotensin converting enzyme activity (ACE) in serum or plasma

2017
Lipase NG
2017Lipase NG

New generation ready-to-use test for lipase measurement in serum or plasma

2018
CALiaGOLD®
2018CALiaGOLD®

Quantitative latex immunoassay for fecal calprotectin measurement