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Assays

Roche granted FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for pTau217 blood test to support earlier Alzheimer's disease diagnosis

April 12, 2024
Roche and Lilly believe the test could play an important role in improving access to early and accurate Alzheimer’s diagnosis.
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Diagnostics

Roche receives FDA approval for one of the first molecular tests to screen for malaria in blood donors

March 28, 2024
Malaria is a serious and potentially fatal parasitic infection most commonly transmitted by mosquitoes that can also be spread through blood transfusion.
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Hematology

Transforming infection detection with the CBC-Diff

In a world overpopulated by pathogens, the human immune system has evolved to protect against pathogens that are, themselves, continually evolving. Host immune response to infection...
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Biomarkers

Neurofilament light chain: Unraveling the diagnostic and prognostic threads in neurological disorders

The pathological foundation of numerous acute and chronic neurological disorders, leading to enduring disability, lies in neuroaxonal damage and loss. The capability to easily...
Pathology

Realizing the Potential of Digital Pathology

March 25, 2024
To take the April CE test online go HERE. For more information, visit the Continuing Education tab.     LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this article...
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Diagnostics

Wrist device that monitors activity could help provide early warning of Alzheimer’s

March 22, 2024
Small study finds differences in activity patterns among older adults with brain amyloid buildup and those without.
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Diagnostics

Clinical study of a blood test shows 83% accuracy for detecting colorectal cancer

March 21, 2024
The New England Journal of Medicine published findings of a blood test for detecting circulating tumor DNA in people with average risk of colorectal cancer.
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Diagnostics

QIAGEN partners with International Panel Physicians Association to increase awareness of tuberculosis screening requirements

March 19, 2024
Joint educational initiative to focus on Interferon Gamma Release Assay (IGRA) benefits for healthcare providers.
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Pathology

QDx Pathology Services adopts Proscia’s software to improve speed and precision

March 19, 2024
Empowering its pathologists and advancing its practice with innovation.