ARUP Laboratories: A National Reference Laboratory

ARUP Laboratories is a national clinical and anatomic pathology reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in innovative laboratory research and development. A nonprofit enterprise of the University of Utah, ARUP offers an extensive test menu of highly complex and unique medical tests. More about ARUP


In Focus


ARUP Now Offers FibroMeter for Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

FibroMeter NAFLD and FibroMeter Virus are non-invasive blood tests for the evaluation and management of liver fibrosis.

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ARUP Laboratories Announces New CEO

ARUP Laboratories announced today that Edgar Braendle, MD, PhD, has been named CEO, effective August 16, 2016. “I’m looking forward to leading ARUP Laboratories in sustaining its growth and success while also exploring new business opportunities and navigating industry-wide challenges,” says Dr. Braendle.

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New Cystic Fibrosis Testing at ARUP Laboratories

ARUP’s new cystic fibrosis (CF) 165 pathogenic variants assay screens individuals or couples who are pregnant or planning a pregnancy, and can serve as a first-tier diagnostic test for those affected with CF.

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H. pylori Serology Testing Discontinued

Recent guidelines for testing strategies issued by the American Gastroenterology Association and American College of Gastroenterology do not recommend the use of serology for the diagnosis of active H. pylori infection. For these reasons, serological testing for H. pylori has been discontinued at ARUP to facilitate physician use of recommended testing methods.

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New Video Lecture Available for Free P.A.C.E. and Florida CEUs

Visit the ARUP Scientific Resource for Research and Education to view Shiga-Toxigenic E. coli: A Fully Emerged, Still-Underappreciated Pathogen by Marc Roger Couturier, PhD, D(ABMM).

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VAP Cholesterol, Serum Deactivation

The VAP Cholesterol, Serum (ARUP test code 0095263) is no longer available. This was a sendout test to Atherotech, which closed permanently on February 28, 2016, with no advance notice. At this time, there is no equivalent for this test. All samples ARUP receives for VAP Cholesterol, Serum testing will be held pending further instructions from the client.