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Issue #1117
Top Articles
Taking the Bank Out of Biobank
Users of biobanks agree with administrators – the institutes are failing to deliver promised services. Instead of calling them “banks” designed to protect the contents, Vanessa Tumilasci suggests a “trust” to curate and use them.
Connecting Your Digital World
Digital pathology is a buzzword throughout the laboratory medicine world these days. You may be familiar with scanners, screens, and software – but what do you know about the data infrastructure that supports your digital pursuits?
Tiny Patients, Huge Difference
“Nowhere in the Hippocratic Oath is it written that our healing art is for adults only,” Marta Cohen writes. But pediatric pathology is gravely under-represented, and sometimes, legal absolutes and medical uncertainties can clash.
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Want to weigh in on our Case of the Month? Take a look at this gastric biopsy from an asymptomatic 30-year-old woman and suggest the gene responsible for her condition Want us to feature your own case? Send it to and we’d be happy to share it!
Product Profiles
Introducing POC Connect for the DiaSpect Tm hemoglobin analyzer
POC Connect is the world’s first mobile data management solution designed for a reagent free hemoglobin testing device.

The simple android application enables you to store, access and transmit hemoglobin results directly from a DiaSpect Tm hemoglobin analyzer to a smartphone via Bluetooth®.
Upcoming Events
Be it a large congress at a huge venue or an expert meeting that fits around a table, these events are a fantastic way to network and educate yourself on the latest developments in the laboratory medicine industry – so why not take a look at our list of upcoming events?