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Best Practices for the Diagnosis of Clostridioides (Clostridium)
Best Practices for the Diagnosis of Clostridioides (Clostridium)
American Society for Microbiology | Jun 5, 2019
Accurate diagnosis of CDI is critical for effective patient management and implementation of infection control measures to prevent transmission
Products
A Novel Biomarker Aids Sepsis Diagnosis and Care
A Novel Biomarker Aids Sepsis Diagnosis and Care
Rachel Burnside PhD, MBA - Beckman Coulter | Jun 3, 2019
Part of a routine CBC with differential test, the hematology-based solution is intended to alert emergency department clinicians to sepsis or possible sepsis earlier in the patient care pathway
Q&A
The Promise of CRISPR-Based Diagnostics
The Promise of CRISPR-Based Diagnostics
Laura M. Bolt, PhD | Jun 1, 2019
A conversation with Janice Chen, PhD, the co-founder and chief research officer of Mammoth Biosciences
Business
The ABCs of Reducing Repetitive Laboratory Testing
The ABCs of Reducing Repetitive Laboratory Testing
Andrew S. Parsons, MD, MPH, Joesph R. Wiencek, PhD | Jun 1, 2019
Tried and tested approaches to curb overutilization of daily labs
June 2019 Solutions for the Clinical Lab
June 2019 Solutions for the Clinical Lab
Clinical Lab Manager | Jun 1, 2019
From assays to analyzers, these are some of the latest and greatest products for use in clinical research and diagnostic labs
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Computer-Assisted Diagnostic Procedure Enables Earlier Detection of Brain Tumor Growth
Computer-Assisted Diagnostic Procedure Enables Earlier Detection of Brain Tumor Growth
PLOS | May 28, 2019
Clinical studies are needed to determine whether early therapeutic interventions prolong survival times and improve quality of life
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Prenatal Diagnosis of Rare Diseases: The Dawn of Non-Invasive Methods
Prenatal Diagnosis of Rare Diseases: The Dawn of Non-Invasive Methods
Suzanne Leech, PhD | Mar 27, 2019
Definitive prenatal diagnosis currently relies on invasive techniques, but that may be changing
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Study Questions Value of Genetic Risk Scores
Study Questions Value of Genetic Risk Scores
Wiley | Mar 26, 2019
Clinical relevance of genome-wide polygenic score may be less than claimed
Technology
The Need for Accurate Tools to Diagnose Malaria in Pregnancy
The Need for Accurate Tools to Diagnose Malaria in Pregnancy
Laura Moro, PhD | Mar 20, 2019
Diagnostic improvements are key to slowing transmission
Technology
A Closer Look at Multiplex Panels for Respiratory, Gastrointestinal, and Blood Pathogens
A Closer Look at Multiplex Panels for Respiratory, Gastrointestinal, and Blood Pathogens
Suzanne Leech, PhD | Mar 6, 2019
Panels can overcome the challenge of selecting molecular tests for individual pathogens