NACB - Scientific Shorts
NACB - Scientific Shorts (formerly NACB Blog)
By Patricia M. Jones, PhD, DABCC, FACB
​I sometimes wonder, how many of the things we commonly do or believe in the lab are based on verified and verifiable, objective data?  A good way to find lab myths is to teach laboratory medicine.  Any student worth his or her salt will ask you why you perform tasks a certain way, and occasionally...(Read More)
By Dr. Peggy Borum, PhD
​This week we continuing our theme of highlighting this year's award winners.  Dr. Peggy Borum, the 2013 Pediatric and Maternal Fetal Medicine Division Award winner, and an expert in nutritional sciences, discusses the recent controversy related to carnitine supplementation.  Carnitine was isolat...(Read More)