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Microbiology and immunology

Diagnostics Technology and innovation

Diagnosis Ex Machina

| Robert Schlaberg

A new software tool may return faster, more accurate infectious disease diagnoses

Outside the Lab Quality assurance and quality control

A Blueprint for the Future

| Henrik Winther and Hans Christian Pedersen

Industry and regulators collaborate to harmonize or consolidate PD-1/PDL-1 assays

Inside the Lab Microscopy and imaging

Through the Looking Glass

| Michael Schubert

The beautiful world of pathology seen through a gallery of laboratory medicine images.

Outside the Lab Microscopy and imaging

Waging War on Resistance

| Michael Schubert

Automated digital microscopy reduces time to diagnose multidrug-resistant infections

Subspecialties Microscopy and imaging

Image of the Month

Macrophages are specialized phagocytic cells of the innate immune system that remove diseased cells and non-self objects from the body

Subspecialties Precision medicine

Reading the Mind in the Blood

| Michael Schubert

Circulating inflammatory biomarker levels may hint at antidepressant effectiveness

Outside the Lab Microbiology and immunology

The Secret Life of HIV

| Michael Schubert

Early-capture testing detects presymptomatic HIV infections for treatment and prevention

Diagnostics Microbiology and immunology

Image of the Month

This series of sculptures by artist Rogan Brown, laser cut from paper and hand mounted into three-dimensional sculptural compositions, is an attempt to depict the diversity and beauty of the vast colony of organisms that live in and on the human body.

Diagnostics Microscopy and imaging

Virus Vision

| Michael Schubert

A new method uses fluorescent proteins to highlight virus-infected cells and shows which proteins are affected

Outside the Lab Microbiology and immunology

Pathogens Unveiled

| Ephraim Tsalik

Researchers are on a mission to develop rapid point-of-care tests to establish infection cause and drive down unnecessary antibiotic use

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