Molecular Diagnostics

12 Tests That Changed Everything

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-8126-3 (Print) 978-1-4614-8127-0 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Oncology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-13

      Clinical FISH Testing for the Diagnosis of Solid Tumors

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      Pages 15-22

      Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Testing in Lung Adenocarcinoma

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      Pages 23-33

      The Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2 (HER2)

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      Pages 35-54

      Tamoxifen and Irinotecan Pharmacogenomics

  3. Infectious Disease

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 55-55

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      Pages 57-80

      Hepatitis C Virus Testing

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      Pages 81-106

      Laboratory Testing for HIV Infection: Advances After 28 Years

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      Pages 107-119

      Detection of Herpes Simplex Virus in Cerebrospinal Fluid Using Real-Time PCR

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      Pages 121-145

      Toward a Safer Blood Supply: The Impact of Molecular Testing

  4. Genetics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 147-147

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      Pages 149-165

      Chromosome Microarrays

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      Pages 167-189

      BRCA1 and BRCA2 Testing in Inherited Breast Cancer

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      Pages 191-208

      Cystic Fibrosis: Carrier Testing, Newborn Screening, and Diagnostic Testing

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      Pages 209-222

      Newborn Screening by Tandem Mass Spectrometry and Molecular Confirmation

  5. Future Directions: The Test That Will Change Everything—Again

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 223-223

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      Pages 225-249

      Next Generation Clinical Diagnostics: The Sequence of Events

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 251-257