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Screening and monitoring

Subspecialties Cytology

A Better Future for Bladder Cancer

| John Cucci

A new immunocytochemistry stain offers a sensitive, noninvasive, and cost-effective diagnostic tool for patients at risk of bladder cancer

Diagnostics Omics

A Microbial Map to Cancer

| Michael Schubert

A new study uses machine learning to perform meta-analysis of eight metagenomic studies linking gut microbial signatures with colorectal cancer.

Diagnostics Hematology

A SMArter Way to Diagnose Diabetes

| Michael Schubert

A new technique that spots damaged blood vessels by detecting proteins in the bloodstream could lead to earlier diagnosis and treatment of diabetes

Diagnostics Clinical care

Delivering Better Care

| Michael Schubert

A blood test for placental growth factor can speed pre-eclampsia diagnosis by up to two days, reducing the likelihood of adverse events.

Diagnostics Hematology

Casting a Broader Net

| Luke Turner

Pancreatic cancer is associated with poor patient outcomes; could a new blood test improve screening accuracy for those at risk?

Diagnostics Analytical science

Unraveling the D-Amino Acid Mystery

| Luke Turner

D-serine has shown potential as a biomarker for the prediction of kidney function and the detection of chronic kidney disease

Subspecialties Genetics and epigenetics

Putting a Bug in Your Ear

| Michael Schubert

Variants in the FUT2 gene may increase susceptibility to otitis media by altering the microbiome of the middle ear

Diagnostics Liquid biopsy

A Diagnostic to Drool Over?

| Luke Turner

The use of saliva as a diagnostic fluid seems an attractive option – especially now that research reveals circulating tumor DNA in the fluid

Subspecialties Microbiology and immunology

Monitoring the Microbiome

| Luke Turner

Differences in bacterial diversity in the gut could be used to identify patients with Barrett’s esophagus and esophageal cancer

Outside the Lab Screening and monitoring

Steps Forward in Cancer Screening

| Luke Turner

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