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 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

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 renal complications in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia or monoclonal B lymphocytosis.

By Kelley Luedke • March 14, 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 usefulness of activity indexes of von Willebrand Factor to predict therapeutic response in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and the impact of phosphatidylinositol phosphate kinase PIPKIγ and phosphatase INPP5E on the initiation of ciliogenesis.

By Kelley Luedke • March 7, 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 assay can help identify responsive patients with cancer of unknown primary for standard treatment therapy.

By Kelley Luedke • February 29, 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 tumor budding in colorectal carcinoma, familial intrahepatic cholestasis, and epidemiology of aquaporin-4-IgG autoimmunity and neuromyelitis optica spectrum.

By Kelley Luedke • February 22, 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 multiplex PCR panel testing for viral and gastrointestinal pathogens and the identification of a novel Borrelia species causing Lyme borreliosis with unusually high spirochaetaemia.

By Kelley Luedke • February 15, 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 targeted panels versus whole exome sequencing and large B-Cell transformation in nodular lymphocyte predominant Hodgkin Lymphoma.

By Kelley Luedke • February 8, 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 Bordetella pertussis, updated TDP-43 in Alzheimer’s, cardiovascular risk among older patients with rheumatoid arthritis, and validation of the Revised International Prognostic Score of Thrombosis for Essential Thrombocythemia.

By Kelley Luedke • February 1, 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 mass spectrometry, diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, and CD123 in systemic mastocytosis.

By Kelley Luedke • January 25, 2016