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AACC’s new position statement provides insight on the crucial role clinical laboratories play in combating the opioid crisis. It also shows what measures the healthcare system, Congress, and federal agencies can take to work together on this issue.
Evidence has shown that many African Americans carry the Apolipoprotein L1 gene, which contains two variants that cause kidney disease. Emerging data suggests that patients who receive kidneys from donors with this gene have worse outcomes.

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When upgrading automated chemistry and immunochemistry platforms, it’s key to remember that frontline technical staff frequently are more in tune with and are more directly impacted by the shortcomings of current platforms.

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Two dozen professional associations, laboratories, and medical centers have signed on to join AACC in asking Congress for a $10 million increase in the CDC’s Environmental Health Laboratory budget to improve pediatric reference intervals.

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