New Image-Based Risk Model Helps Predict Future Breast Cancers New Image-Based Risk Model Helps Predict Future Breast Cancers
An automated risk model using digital breast tomosynthesis images can identify women at high risk for developing cancer before their next screening exam.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - May 19, 2022 Category: Pathology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Columbia University Researchers Say New High-Speed 3D Microscope Could Replace Traditional Biopsy, with Implications for Surgical Pathology
Columbia University’s MediSCAPE enables surgeons to examine tissue structures in vivo and a large-scale clinical trial is planned for later this year Scientists at Columbia University in New York City have developed a high-speed 3D microscope for diagnosis of cancers and other diseases that they say could eventually replace traditional biopsy and histology “with real-time […] The post Columbia University Researchers Say New High-Speed 3D Microscope Could Replace Traditional Biopsy, with Implications for Surgical Pathology appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - May 18, 2022 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jillia Schlingman Tags: Digital Pathology Laboratory Instruments & Laboratory Equipment Laboratory News Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Resources Laboratory Testing Precision Medicine 3D microscope anatomic pathology Arkana Laboratories Cancer Research UK C Source Type: news

Updated AHA/ASA Guideline Changes Care for Spontaneous ICH Updated AHA/ASA Guideline Changes Care for Spontaneous ICH
Several"standard care" therapies for ICH are not as effective as once thought and are no longer recommended in updated guidelines.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - May 17, 2022 Category: Pathology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Balwani and Holmes ’ Personal Relationship Takes Center Stage in Criminal Trial, Fueling Continued Public Interest in Theranos Fraud Saga
Even as Balwani’s trial moves ahead, Hulu’s miniseries ‘The Dropout’ chronicles the pair’s romance and the company’s downfall while providing controversial subject matter for various media outlets Unlike Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes’ criminal trial for fraud which generated daily headlines across the nation, the related fraud trial of ex-Theranos COO Ramesh “Sunny” Balwani is not […] The post Balwani and Holmes’ Personal Relationship Takes Center Stage in Criminal Trial, Fueling Continued Public Interest in Theranos Fraud Saga appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - May 16, 2022 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jillia Schlingman Tags: Clinical Laboratory/Pathology Automation, Analyzers, Testing Systems Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory Instruments & Laboratory Equipment Laboratory News Laboratory Testing Amanda Kramer anatomic pathology Aron Solomon Covingto Source Type: news

Science Saturday: Using metal detectors to ward off wayward specimens
The  Histology Laboratory in Mayo Clinic’s Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology processes more than 350,000 paraffin-embedded blocks every year as lab staff prepare tissue slides for pathologists to evaluate. Each of those blocks represents a patient waiting for answers. Although lost s pecimens within the Histology Lab are rare — less than one-half of 1% are ever misplaced — if even one specimen goes missing, it has the potential to be devastating for that patient. "We're aiming for zero.… (Source: Mayo Clinic Research News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Research News - May 14, 2022 Category: Research Source Type: news

Researchers Develop ‘Smart’ Microneedle Adhesive Bandage System for Monitoring Sodium, Glucose, pH, and More
Platform could be next breakthrough in quest for painless technology to replace in-patient phlebotomy blood draws for many clinical laboratory tests In a proof-of-concept study, scientists from Israel and China have developed a “smart” microneedle adhesive bandage that measures and monitors in real time three critical biomarkers that currently require invasive blood draws for medical […] The post Researchers Develop ‘Smart’ Microneedle Adhesive Bandage System for Monitoring Sodium, Glucose, pH, and More appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - May 13, 2022 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jillia Schlingman Tags: Clinical Laboratory Middleware, Informatics, Analytics International Laboratory News Laboratory Instruments & Laboratory Equipment Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Precision Medicine Advanced Materials anatomic pathology basic metab Source Type: news

What Do Ultrasound Images Find in Superficial Lumps and Bumps? What Do Ultrasound Images Find in Superficial Lumps and Bumps?
The Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound offers illustrated clinical tips in a recently published paper to help diagnose and manage commonly identified masses.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - May 12, 2022 Category: Pathology Tags: Radiology News Source Type: news

Untangling Alzheimer ’s Disease Pathology
Spatial and single cell analyses offer clues to Alzheimer ’s disease progression. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - May 12, 2022 Category: Science Tags: The Marketplace Source Type: news

Twenty Years and Counting: Tamoxifen Benefit in Breast Cancer Twenty Years and Counting: Tamoxifen Benefit in Breast Cancer
New data from a 20-year follow-up of patients with ER-positive/HER2-negative breast cancer identifies those who have lasting benefit from tamoxifen.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - May 11, 2022 Category: Pathology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

' Agony of Choice' for Clinicians Treating Leukemia'Agony of Choice' for Clinicians Treating Leukemia
With an abundance of targeted therapies transforming the treatment landscape for chronic lymphocytic leukemia, picking the optimal drug or regimen for the right situation can be a challenge.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - May 11, 2022 Category: Pathology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Dementia: Three antioxidants may make the brain resilient to decline - where to find them
NEURO-DEGENERATION is an inevitable consequence of ageing - but if clumps of protein build up in the brain, cognitive functions may falter more drastically. There is evidence, fortunately, that some dietary sources confer adequate protection against this pathology. In a recent body of research, three antioxidants were found to offer superior levels of protection against the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Test, Test, Test? Scientists Question Costly Mass COVID Checks Test, Test, Test? Scientists Question Costly Mass COVID Checks
For many people worldwide, having cotton swabs thrust up their nose or down their throat to test for COVID-19 has become a routine and familiar annoyance.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - May 11, 2022 Category: Pathology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

King ’s College London Researchers Discover Causal Link between Blood Type and COVID-19 Severity; May Provide Clinical Laboratories with a Useful Diagnostic Insight
Findings are ‘a vital first step in discovering potentially valuable targets for development of new [COVID-19] treatments,’ noted co-first author of the study Researchers at King’s College London (KCL) have determined that levels of certain blood proteins specific to each person’s blood type can be “causally linked” to an increased risk of hospitalization and death […] The post King’s College London Researchers Discover Causal Link between Blood Type and COVID-19 Severity; May Provide Clinical Laboratories with a Useful Diagnostic Insight appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - May 11, 2022 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jillia Schlingman Tags: International Laboratory News Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Molecular Diagnostics, Genetic Testing, Whole Gene Sequencing Precision Medicine Alish Palmos PhD anatomic pathology Christopher Hübel PhD clinical laboratory COVID-1 Source Type: news

Malawi: Board of Medical Council of Malawi Warns Pathologist Over Autopsy Report
[Nyasa Times] The Board of the Medical Council of Malawi has given a warning to Pathologist, Dr. Charles Dzamalala over an autopsy report he issued on the cause of death of Kottana Chidyaonga. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 11, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Recommendations Updated for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Guideline updates prior IPF guidelines and addresses progression of pulmonary fibrosis in interstitial lung diseases other than IPF (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - May 10, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Pathology, Pulmonology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news