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A groundbreaking study published in JAMA demonstrates significant inconsistencies with pediatric reference intervals, which are essential to high quality pediatric medical testing.
We share the FDA's goal of alerting the public to the potential misuse of non-invasive prenatal screening tests.
A novel study published in AACC's Clinical Chemistry journal shows that a machine learning-based test detects emerging synthetic cannabinoids with greater ease than standard methods.
AACC is pleased to announce that Dr. Jason Park will assume the position of editor-in-chief for AACC's journal Clinical Chemistry, effective January 1, 2023.
A New Test Could Improve Access to Mental Health Support for Healthcare Professionals Who Are Burned Out From the COVID-19 Pandemic
Research presented at the 2021 AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo shows that a new test could identify healthcare professionals who are experiencing high levels of work-related stress and anxiety.
Novel Research Tackling Challenges in Women's Health Announced at the 2021 AACC Annual Scientific Meeting
Scientists have created a new test to measure antibodies in girls who have received a vaccine for human papilloma virus, the leading cause of cervical cancer in women.
Machine Learning Tools for COVID-19 Patient Screening and Improved Lab Test Management to Be Discussed at the 2021 AACC Annual Scientific Meeting
Scientists have created a new machine learning tool that could help healthcare workers to quickly screen and direct the flow of COVID-19 patients arriving at hospitals.
Novel Insights on COVID-19 Vaccines and Virus Evolution, Artificial Intelligence in the Clinic, Miniaturization of Diagnostic Platforms, and Much More to Be Explored at the 2021 AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo
At the 2021 AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo, laboratory medicine experts will present the cutting-edge research and technology that is revolutionizing clinical testing and patient care.
Study Confirms That Black People Are at Higher Risk for COVID-19, and Reveals That Affluent Whites Are Also at High Risk
Breaking research published in AACC's The Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine has found that, at the start of the pandemic, the two demographic groups most likely to get COVID-19 were low socioeconomic status Black people and high socioeconomic status White people.
New AACC Recommendations Advise Against Using Coronavirus Test Ct Values to Guide COVID-19 Patient Care
The medical community has become increasingly interested in the possibility of using coronavirus test cycle threshold values to improve care for COVID-19 patients and overall management of the pandemic.
The Impact Factor and Immediacy Index Rise for AACC's Journal Clinical Chemistry, Reflecting the Journal's Groundbreaking COVID-19 Research
AACC, a global scientific and medical professional organization dedicated to better health through laboratory medicine, is pleased to announce that both the impact factor and immediacy index of its journal Clinical Chemistry have risen to 8.327 and 8.729, respectively, in the 2020 Clarivate Analytics Journal Citation Reports.
AACC, a global scientific and medical professional organization dedicated to better health through laboratory medicine, is pleased to announce that Shannon Haymond, PhD, DABCC, FAACC, has been elected to serve on the AACC Board of Directors as president-elect starting in August 2021.
A number of clinical laboratory tests exist for the prediction of premature birth, but there is no consensus in the medical community on how effective these tests are and how they should be used in clinical practice.
AACC is pleased to announce that, as of January 22, it has sold Lab Tests Online—an award-winning public resource on laboratory testing—to the digital health company OneCare Media.
Two New Tests Could Lower the Coronavirus Mortality Rate by Improving Treatment for Severely Ill COVID-19 Patients
A new study shows that a first-of-its-kind rapid test could identify which COVID-19 patients are responding to drug treatments and which patients are still deteriorating and need higher doses of medication.
Key Discoveries in Cancer Treatment to Be Presented During the Virtual 2020 AACC Annual Scientific Meeting
During the all-virtual 2020 AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo, leading scientific experts will dive into the groundbreaking advances that are the future of cancer care.
Experts to Discuss the Essential Efforts of Clinical Laboratories to Fight the Opioid Epidemic at the 2020 AACC Annual Scientific Meeting
The opioid epidemic has only gotten worse since the advent of COVID-19, with some areas in the U.S. reporting a 50% increase in drug overdoses due to the pandemic.
Artificial Intelligence Advances Showcased at the Virtual 2020 AACC Annual Scientific Meeting Could Help to Integrate This Technology Into Everyday Healthcare
Artificial intelligence has the potential to revolutionize healthcare, but integrating AI-based techniques into routine medical practice has proven to be a significant challenge.
Advances in COVID-19 Testing, Artificial Intelligence, Cancer Therapies, and The Future of Precision Medicine to Be Explored at The All-Virtual 2020 AACC Annual Scientific Meeting
In the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic, the need for reliable, accurate, and accessible laboratory testing is more evident than ever before.
AACC Announces 2020 Corporate Supporter Award Winners; Thanks Organizations for Their Invaluable Support
AACC is pleased to announce the recipients of the AACC 2020 Top Corporate Supporter Awards.