Research Roundup

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights testing for herpes simplex virus in low-volume cerebrospinal fluid samples and clinical, biopsy, and mass spectrometry characteristics of renal apolipoprotein A-IV amyloidosis.

By brentwestra • June 13, 2016

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights the prognostic significance of cytogenetic evolution in patients with multiple myeloma and how the Histone H3.3K36M mutation reprograms the epigenome of chondroblastomas.

By brentwestra • June 6, 2016

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights the diagnosis of prosthetic joint infection by culturing periprosthetic tissue specimens in blood culture bottles.

By brentwestra • May 30, 2016

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights an analytical and clinical validation of an LC–MS/MS method for urine Leukotriene E4 in the diagnosis of systemic mastocytosis.

By brentwestra • May 23, 2016

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights the past, present, and (possible) future of serologic testing for Lyme disease.

By Kelley Luedke • May 16, 2016

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights the challenge of celiac disease diagnosis and using next-generation sequencing for predictors of Survival in WHO-defined hypereosinophilic syndrome and idiopathic hypereosinophilia.

By Kelley Luedke • May 9, 2016

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights a study analysis of 1,000 patients with myelodysplastic syndromes to determine accurate long-term prognosis.

By Kelley Luedke • May 2, 2016

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights a consortium study of Dohner hierarchical classification of chronic lymphocytic leukemia revealing improved survival.

By Kelley Luedke • April 25, 2016

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights the value of LMO2 as a biomarker for T-lymphoblastic leukemia/lymphoma.

By Kelley Luedke • April 18, 2016

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights a quality improvement initiative to prevent unnecessary blood transfusions among premature infants and MYD88L265P somatic mutation in IgM-associated light chain amyloidosis.

By Kelley Luedke • April 11, 2016

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights testing for vitamin D toxicity.

By Kelley Luedke • April 4, 2016

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights how multiple calibrator measurements improve accuracy and stability estimates of automated assays.

By Kelley Luedke • March 28, 2016

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights how an MRI can help discriminate long myelitis of neuromyelitis optica from sarcoidosis

By Kelley Luedke • March 21, 2016