FEATURED AACC ARTERY SOLUTION

Allergy Testing

An AACC member asked the Artery for recommendations on instruments for performing allergy and autoimmune disease testing in-house. His institution is considering Thermo’s Phadia line. Most respondents concur that this is a good system, which has led to an in-depth discussion of the specific allergen tests labs offer, reagent stability, and running EliA and allergens together on the Phadia.

CLINICAL CHEMISTRY PODCAST

Determining Asthma Severity

This podcast from AACC’s Clinical Chemistry journal discusses research evaluating whether high blood eosinophil and neutrophil counts are associated with the risk of exacerbations among asthmatics.

PATIENT CARE

Lab Tests Online

AACC’s labtestsonline.org helps patients better understand the many clinical laboratory tests that play a critical role in diagnosing, monitoring, and treating a broad range of conditions, including cancer, diabetes, heart disease, and infectious diseases. Lab Tests Online content is peer-reviewed and is available in 13 languages through 16 sites around the globe.

AACC LEARNING LAB

Adaptive Online Learning for Lab Professionals

AACC Learning Lab is designed to help laboratory medicine experts expand their knowledge. Developed in collaboration with NEJM Group and Area9 Learning, this program uses revolutionary adaptive technology to deliver precisely the gold standard lab medicine content the learner needs.

About AACC

AACC is a global scientific and medical professional organization dedicated to clinical laboratory science and its application to healthcare. Our leadership in education, advocacy and collaboration helps lab professionals adapt to change and do what they do best: provide vital insight and guidance so patients get the care they need.