Lab Worker Dies After Infection

A lab worker dies after being infected with Neisseria meningitides, the bacterium he worked with.

New Space

Provista Diagnostics has a new laboratory in Scottsdale, Ariz.

This Week in the Journal of Clinical Pathology

In the Journal of Clinical Pathology this week: prognostic significance of early stage lymph node positivity in breast cancer, and more.

A New Number

Quest Diagnostics is assigning 16-digit identification numbers to each of its patients.

This Week in Modern Pathology

In Modern Pathology this week: genetic heterogeneity of HER2 status, and more.

This Week in Clinical Chemistry

In Clinical Chemistry this week: PRCP in obesity and diabetes, and more.

Eye on Systems Biology

Advances in the field could impact clinical labs sooner than managers and pathologists might think.

This Week in The Journal of Pathology

In The Journal of Pathology this week: an analysis of ovarian cancer rearrangements, and more.

Waiting Around

While PCR is faster than cell cultures to get diagnoses, there may be even faster technologies coming.

This Week in Experimental and Molecular Pathology

In Experimental and Molecular Pathology this week: age-dependent and tissue-specific changes in genome structure, and more.

Repeat Test

Quest Diagnostics has a new test for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis that looks at a hexanucleotide repeat expansion.

This Week in the Journal of Clinical Pathology

In the Journal of Clinical Pathology this week: KRAS mosaicism in metastatic colorectal adenocarcinomas, more.

Time to Comply

Clinical labs may need time to prepare for a new rule proposed by the US Department of Health and Human Services.