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Issue #0517
Top Articles
More Than a Gut Feeling
Inflammatory bowel disease in children is highly variable and hard to predict. How can we tell which children are most likely to need aggressive treatment? A Norwegian research team suggests profiling fecal microbiota…
Improving Aesop’s Tortoise
When measuring low-concentration analytes in biological samples, the chromatography component of LC-MS is slow and inefficient. Fred Regnier outlines better options – but warns of financial obstacles.
Beyond Stone-Age Sample Prep
Emerging detection technologies still struggle with contaminated and low-concentration targets. Rodrigo Martinez-Duarte says we need to improve sample preparation to get the most out of miniature detection.
The Pathologist is at CAP-ACP 2017 this week. Want to see what’s going on at the meeting? Visit us on Twitter at @pathologistmag or check out the event’s hashtag – #CAPACP2017 – to find out more.
Have you taken a shot at our June Case of the Month yet? Examine the slides of this recurrent tumor from a 91-year-old man’s leg and, if you think you can make the diagnosis, click here. We’d love to feature your own fascinating cases. Just send us the details to if you have a case you’d like to share.
Video Application Notes
See how droplets are guiding precision medicine
Do you have the tools you need to support clinicians at decisive moments? Liquid biopsy promises a new level of precision in disease profiling and drug resistance monitoring. See how a promising new technology lets you use this method to its fullest potential to give clinicians insights that can guide personalized cancer treatments and save lives. This video featuring doctors and researchers at ONJCC outlines the adoption and clinical utility of Droplet Digital PCR.
Exhibitor Highlights
Register now for your free ticket to the Digital Pathology Congress: USA
The 3rd Digital Pathology Congress: USA will take place on July 10th – 11th 2017 in Chicago. Free to attend, and with the FDA, technology providers and hundreds of your peers in attendance, this event will ensure you stay ahead of the curve.
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?