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August 2022 Issue of The Pathologist

In July/August’s issue of The Pathologist, it’s time for blast-off as we launch our space-themed 2022 Power List – celebrating 75 inspiring and influential individuals in pathology and laboratory medicine. Also in the issue, learn about how (and why) to have fun during residency, how a pathology message pool can help put patients’ minds at ease, and the importance of appraising new scientific discoveries with caution. And much more: understand the barriers preventing single-cell sequencing from reaching the clinic; the positive implications of the 21st Century Cures Act; a deep dive into the numbers behind our Power List; and an interview with author and museum curator Carla Valentine.

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Articles featured in this issue

Outside the Lab Profession

Residents Just Want to Have Fun

| Mark Wick | 2 min read

Mark Wick explains how to make good decisions in your pathology career – and enjoy yourself in the process

Diagnostics Biochemistry and molecular biology

A Step in the Right Direction

| Liv Gaskill | 2 min read

A new biomarker has been identified as a potential risk factor for sudden infant death syndrome – but should be appraised with caution

Outside the Lab Profession

The Pathologist Power List 2022 in Numbers

| Liv Gaskill

We break down this year’s Power List by nominations, country, and gender

Diagnostics Microbiology and immunology

Making Moves on Monkeypox

| Liv Gaskill | 3 min read

How is the world responding to the current outbreak of monkeypox worldwide – and what are the challenges for widespread testing?

Subspecialties Oncology

A Ray of Hope Against Aggressive Cancers

| George Lee | 2 min read

A new method of analyzing FFPE tissues for telomerase activity could be a future tool for aggressive cancer diagnostics

Subspecialties Oncology

Finding Markers For Liver Cancer

| George Lee | 2 min read

Early detection is crucial for liver cancer patient outcomes – and a new tsRNA might be the marker we’re looking for

Subspecialties Histology

(Mouse) Sugar Skull

Veterinary histology offers a detailed perspective on the cellular makeup of the species that share our planet with us

Subspecialties Microbiology and immunology

An Unlikely Source of Inspiration

| Liv Gaskill | 2 min read

Why is the BCG vaccine an all-rounder for protecting against multiple bacterial infections?

Outside the Lab Clinical care

The Best-Kept Secret

| Michele Mitchell | 11 min read

The latest update to the 21st Century CURES Act gives patients unprecedented access to their data

Outside the Lab Clinical care

Easing the Panic

| Sara M. Barcia, Golrokh J. Sepehr, David Kindelberger | 3 min read

A pathology message pool helps put patients’ minds at ease by facilitating communication with their pathologists

Outside the Lab Profession

The First 100 Informs the Next

| E. Blair Holladay | 3 min read

After a century of advocacy, E. Blair Holladay reflects on the past 100 years of the ASCP – and the next

Diagnostics Biochemistry and molecular biology

Waiting in the Wings

| Tian Yu | 7 min read

The barriers that stand in the way of adopting single-cell sequencing in the clinic – and how we overcome them

Outside the Lab Profession

Intrigued by Biology, Fascinated by Death

| George Lee | 8 min read

A conversation with Carla Valentine – author, mortician, and death educator

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