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Regulation and standards

Outside the Lab Regulation and standards

The Laboratory’s Role in Patient Safety

| Gareth McKeeman

What part does the laboratory play in patient safety and the patient experience?

Inside the Lab Biochemistry and molecular biology

A Fluid Future

| Luke Turner

Liquid biopsy has shown promise as a rapid, minimally invasive way to profile tumors – but are commercially available tests accurate and consistent?

Outside the Lab Clinical care

A Question of Cancers

| John Srigley

The ICCR works with pathologists and groups worldwide to develop standardized guidelines for the diagnosis and reporting of various cancer types

Outside the Lab Digital and computational pathology

Journey to the Center of the Digitization Dilemma

| Alec Hirst

Digital pathology can increase laboratory efficiency – and it’s easier than you may think!

Outside the Lab Biochemistry and molecular biology

A Septic Shock

Many sepsis patients’ lactate levels aren’t measured according to recommendations – but why not, and how might doing so change patient outcomes?

Subspecialties Precision medicine

PSA: A Shared Decision

Patients, partners, and providers should work together to optimize prostate cancer screening

Outside the Lab Profession

Surviving the PAMA Pinch

| Eitan Akirav and Dieter Schapfel

Adapting to changes in the lab is essential, especially when it comes to healthcare cuts

Diagnostics Genetics and epigenetics

Genotyping Guidance

| William Aryitey

New guidelines have been released for CYP2C19 genotyping

Outside the Lab Oncology

Onward and Upward for the Blue Books

| Ian Cree

Read the tale behind the tumor classification reference books put together by the WHO's IARC

Outside the Lab Regulation and standards

Innovation Versus Exnovation

| Roisin McGuigan

Could heading in the opposite direction of innovation be a viable way to progress medicine?

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