Port Matilda, Pennsylvania, September 19, 2012 - QBC Diagnostics, a global manufacturer of hematology and infectious disease diagnostics equipment, announced today that they will be attending the American Association of Blood Banks' (AABB) Annual Meeting and CTTXPO is Boston, Massachusetts, from October 6-9, 2012. Each year, the AABB Anual Meeting and CTTXPO draws thousands of medical directors, transfusion specialists, callular therapy experts, and other blood banking professionals together and is one of the largest gatherings of such specialists in the United States.

QBC Diagnostics will display the 2012 QBC STAR Dry Hematology Analyzer, which provides fast on-site platelet, hematocrit, and hemoglobin counts to aid with donor management. Using its patented dry hematology approach, the 2012 QBC STAR is a safe and cost-effective analyzer, which now features Laboratory Information Systems (LIS) connectivity and USB ports for simple peripheral connections. With a compact and lightweight design, the QBC STAR is the optimal diagnostic instrument for even the smallest of blood banks.

This is QBC Diagnostics' second year exhibiting at the CTTXPO, and they can be found at Booth #867 during the show. To add QBC Diagnostics to your Virtual CTTXPO Map, please click here. For more information regarding the 2012 QBC STAR, or to inquire about meeting QBC at the event, please contact their headquarters at 1-814-692-7661, or by e-mail at sales@qbcdiag.com.