Science & Practice
These blood-based tests complement PCR-based diagnostic testing, but they have limitations depending on the timing of a test versus a patient’s antibody response as well as a test’s performance characteristics.
Investigational high-resolution melting analysis method accurately and cost-effectively detects aneuploidies in products of conception.
Global survey finds only 11% of respondents perfectly satisfied with testing; users call for more built-in quality and function checks, manufacturer and in-house training.
AACC urges open communications between laboratory professionals and clinicians to prevent this potentially harmful test confounder.