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Quantitation of Femtomolar‐Level Protein Biomarkers Using a Simple Microbubbling Digital Assay and Bright‐Field Smartphone Imaging

Quantitating ultra‐low concentrations of protein biomarkers is critical for early disease diagnosis and treatment. However, most current point‐of‐care (POC) assays are limited in sensitivity.

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Philadelphia Inquirer Article Showcases PPMC Blood Bank in Feature on Gun Violence

Michael Atweh, Director of Operations for Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, oversees a nearly 20-person team that operates the blood bank.

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New Assay for the Quantification of Protein Biomarkers Using Only a Smartphone Camera

Proof of principle for rapid and ultra-sensitive biomarker measurement in point‐of‐care (POC) assay.

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Lancaster General Hospital Laboratory Selected as 2019 Lab of the Year

The Medical Laboratory Observer Editorial Advisory Board has selected Penn Medicine's LGH Laboratory as the 2019 Lab of the Year.

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Longitudinal HIV sequencing reveals reservoir expression leading to decay which is obscured by clonal expansion

How HIV reservoirs are shaped over time on antiviral therapy is poorly understood.

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UPHS Laboratory Test Formulary Committee Established

Dr. Irving Nachamkin, Director of Laboratory Medicine, appointed as Inaugural Chair.

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