As devastating as this pandemic has been, it’s truly inspiring to see the many innovative ways in which researchers around the world have enlisted the help of everyday citizens to beat COVID-19.
Cochrane, a global independent network that gathers and summarizes the best evidence from research to help inform health decision-making, has published an updated systematic review assessing rapid tests for the detection of SARS-CoV-2 infection (COVID-19).
Medical technologists (MTs) and clinical laboratory scientists (CLSs) are the foundation of every successful clinical laboratory. But they seldom make the news.
A research group at the RIKEN Center for Computational Science (R-CCS) has found that glycans—sugar molecules—play an important role in the structural changes that take place when the virus which causes COVID-19 invades human cells.
Manual processing of blood samples is error prone and labor intensive. Automation can help
It may surprise many pathologists and clinical laboratory managers to learn that the market for genetic testing is robust and growing swiftly, even in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Low representation of minority groups in public genomic databases may affect therapy selection for Black patients with cancer, according to new Mayo Clinic research published in npj Precision Oncology.
Remote monitoring systems are used in laboratories to safeguard equipment, maintain the quality of inventory, and ensure the security of sensitive data.
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