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Top 10 Innovations 2016
The Scientist Staff | Dec 1, 2016
This year’s list of winners celebrates both large leaps and small (but important) steps in life science technology.
Theranos in Hot Water with CMS
Theranos in Hot Water with CMS
Bob Grant | Jan 29, 2016
The blood-testing company must respond to the US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ allegations of substandard conditions at one of its labs.
Diagnostics Group Refutes FDA’s Concerns
Diagnostics Group Refutes FDA’s Concerns
Kerry Grens | Dec 17, 2015
The Association for Molecular Pathology finds fault in the agency’s report on safety issues associated with certain lab tests.
FDA: Lab Tests Can Cause Harm
FDA: Lab Tests Can Cause Harm
Tracy Vence | Nov 17, 2015
The US Food and Drug Administration cites cases in which laboratory-developed tests “may have caused or have caused actual harm to patients.”
FDA Gets Into the Lab Test Game
FDA Gets Into the Lab Test Game
Bob Grant | Aug 4, 2014
So-called laboratory-developed tests will eventually face regulations similar to those that currently govern diagnostic tests or kits that are sold to hospitals.