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AABB posts transcript from "Ask the FDA and CMS/CLIA" session

AABB SmartBrief | Jan 23, 2015

A transcript from the "Ask the FDA and CMS/CLIA" session that took place during the 2014 AABB Annual Meeting is now available online. Experts responded to questions about technical consultant qualifications under CLIA moderate/high complexity testing requirements, competency assessments and proficiency testing requirements. In addition, panelists addressed questions related to platelet dating and bacterial testing of platelets; clarification of syphilis results notification recommendations from the 2014 guidance; processing changes made by cord blood manufacturers that may require a supplement; current considerations for Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell Apheresis products; medical device data systems; laboratory-developed tests; and FDA plans for interventions to prevent transfusion transmission of the chikungunya, dengue and Ebola viruses. Blank (01/23)


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Fecal transplant treats Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis in animal studies

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Normal D-dimer levels after anticoagulation linked with reduced risk of thromboembolism

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Blood test diagnoses heart attacks in women

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AABB SmartBrief | Jan 28, 2015

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AABB SmartBrief | Jan 27, 2015

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AABB SmartBrief | Jan 26, 2015

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