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Liquid biopsy

Inside the Lab Biochemistry and molecular biology

One Drop at a Time

| Alexander Dobrovic and Cloud Paweletz

When seeking the greatest benefit from liquid biopsy, droplet digital PCR can help by offering speed, sensitivity, and absolute quantitation

Inside the Lab Clinical care

Gone Fishing

A combination of magnetic particles that bind circulating tumor cells and a magnetic wire that samples them directly from the vein could lead to earlier diagnosis

Outside the Lab Biochemistry and molecular biology

Fighting Resistance in Bloodstream Infections

| Luke Turner

When bacteria become resistant to the last line of defense, rapid detection and treatment is more important than ever. A new assay can help with treatment selection for carbapenem-resistant infections

Inside the Lab Companion diagnostics

Fluid Evidence

Liquid biopsy can help us appropriately treat patients with anti-PD-L1 immunotherapies, and ddPCR enables ongoing monitoring and adjustment of treatment

Outside the Lab Genetics and epigenetics

The Gentle Fetal Genome

| William Aryitey

Inertial microfluidics for fetal screening

Outside the Lab Analytical science

Faster Fibrosis Diagnosis

| William Aryitey

An immunosensing technique that detects liver fibrosis in 45 minutes

Subspecialties Biochemistry and molecular biology

A Boost for Cervical Cancer Screening

| Liang Cao, Zhigang Kang

An efficient alternative to pap-HPV tests could lie with ddPCR and a ccfDNA assay

Diagnostics Genetics and epigenetics

Quick Copy

| William Aryitey

Speeding up copy number alteration detection through whole genome amplification

Diagnostics Oncology

Delving into the DNA of TNBC

| William Aryitey

We learn more about the underlying mechanisms behind TNBC

Diagnostics Oncology

Has Tumor Profiling Caught Up to Cancer?

| Scott Skibo

Is ddPCR the solution to late genetic results and delayed treatment?

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