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Image: The Vantera Clinical Analyzer offers the technology that has the ability to directly enumerate low-density lipoprotein (LDL) particle numbers (Photo courtesy of LipoScience).

LDL Particle Number Measured Using NMR Clinical Analyzer

Fully-automated high-throughput nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy has been developed to enable measurements in a clinical laboratory setting. NMR-measured low-density lipoprotein particle... Read more


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Inherited Immune Deficiency Detected In Newborns

A study suggests that early diagnosis of severe combined immunodeficiency leads to high survival rates. The newborn screening test for severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) reliably identifies infants with the life-threatening inherited condition, leading to prompt treatment and high survival rates, according to a new study.... Read more


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Image: The adult free-living female Strongyloides stercoralis with a row of eggs within the body of the nematode (Photo courtesy of the CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention).

Rapid Serological Assay Developed for Strongyloidiasis

Several imperfect methods exist for diagnosing strongyloidiasis and stool examination with microscopic identification of larvae considered the gold standard diagnostic procedure, showing good specificity... Read more


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Pathologists Publish Recommendations for Prostate Cancer Active Surveillance

Pathologists have developed a set of recommendations to help effectively diagnose low-risk prostate cancer (PrCa) patients eligible for active surveillance and less harmful treatment options. Active surveillance offers low-risk PrCa patients a means to avoid the potentially harmful side-effects from treatment.... Read more

Lab Tech.

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Image: A technical breakthrough for DNA imaging has been achieved that should quicken diagnosis of diseases for which analysis of DNA from single-cells is critical, such as early stage cancers and various pre-natal conditions (Photo courtesy of McGill University and Génome Québec Innovation Center).

Breakthrough DNA Analysis Technology to Hasten Problem Diagnosis

Researchers have achieved a technical breakthrough that should result in speedier diagnosis of diseases for which analysis of DNA from single-cells is critical, such as early stage cancers and various... Read more

Industry News

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Leica Biosystems Acquires Kreatech Diagnostics

Leica Biosystems (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK) announced that it has acquired Kreatech Diagnostics (Amsterdam, NL) a privately-held provider of DNA fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH) probes and target labeling reagents for microarrays. Leica Biosystems is a leader in workflow solutions and automation, striving to advance... Read more

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