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Test Announcements

2019

DateDescription
MAY 21Sepsis and Lactic Acid, Plasma Normal Range
APR 19New Test: Lipid Panel, Non-Fasting (LIPSC2)
MAR 13Method Update for Serum Free Light Chains, IgG Subclasses, Immunoglobulins IgG, IgA, and IgM
FEB 25Nonbinary gender or unknown sex and laboratory reference ranges update
JAN 14Changes to BK Virus DNA by PCR, Quantitative Testing
JAN 2Nonbinary or unknown gender and laboratory reference ranges

2018

DateDescription
DEC 21Changes to cytomegalovirus (CMV) DNA by PCR, quantitative testing
NOV 16Delivery on ice no longer required for lactic acid, plasma collected in grey-top tubes
NOV 08Notice of Test Menu Changes
OCT 12Delay in 2C19 Results
SEP 18New Test for BCR-ABL1 Minor (p190), Quantitative
SEP 07Delay in Mycobacteria Results
JUL 25AML, 10-Gene Panel Next Generation Sequencing
JUL 20Removal of temperature correction for blood gas analysis: pH, pCO2, pO2
JUL 13New Electronic Interface with Mayo Medical Laboratories
JUN 29HLA, T & B cell crossmatch by flow cytometry (kidney and/or pancreas pre-transplant)
JUN 21New Test: Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 & 2 by real-time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
MAY 21New Tests: Testosterone Free, Adult Male; Sex Hormone Binding Globulin
APR 25BCR-ABL1 P210 IVD Quantititative qPCR Test
APR 16Date Correction: Change in Lab Methodology for D-Dimer Testing
APR 06Change in Lab Methodology for D-Dimer Testing
MAR 16Faxitron PathVision System
MAR 02Elimination of thymoglobulin depletion in serum samples for testing anti-HLA antibodies.
FEB 26Procalcitonin Testing (PCT) will be performed in the Microbiology Division.
FEB 23New Test: FLT3 mutation, PCR (FLT3-ITD; FLT3-D835)
FEB 06Dedicated Collection Tubes for Microbiology Molecular Testing
FEB 05New Access TSH (3rd IS) Assay