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

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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Order Inquiry Retiring

Order Status and Results is ARUP Connect’s primary resource for test reports. We are retiring Order Inquiry, but prior to setting a date, we want to hear concerns from users. If you are still using Order Inquiry and have questions about this transition, please contact Parker Davis by July 6 at (800) 242-2787, ext. 3324 or

Changing How Infectious Diseases Are Diagnosed with New Metagenomics Pathogen Detection Tool

Dr. Robert Schlaberg co-developed Taxonomer, a pathogen identification tool driven by sophisticated genomic analysis and advanced computational methodologies. Visit ARUP in booth #2216 at ASM Microbe 2016, June 16–20, to find out more about this web-based technology and to view our poster presentations.

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Free Webinar: Laboratory Diagnosis of Hemoglobinopathies and Thalassemia
Tuesday, June 28, 11 a.m.–Noon MT

Join Dr. Archana Mishra Agarwal as she discusses the pathophysiology, pertinent clinical and laboratory findings, and recent advances in the field of hemoglobinopathies and thalassemia. Free P.A.C.E. and Florida CEUs are available.

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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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Order Status and Results Recent Updates

Based on user feedback, we updated the test report format in Order Status and Results to be even more informative and user friendly. Canceled test orders are also now available in patient history view.

See the revised test report format with changes highlighted.

33rd Annual Summer Update in Clinical Immunology, Microbiology, and Infectious Diseases

This 24.25 hour review and update will be held July 11–15, 2016, at the Snow King Resort in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

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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.