GenomOncology announced that ARUP has chosen to extend its use of the GenomOncology (GO) Precision Oncology API Suite by integrating the GO Clinical Trial and Therapy Matching APIs into its workflows.
During the pandemic, ARUP hired more people than ever before to fill positions in labs associated with COVID-19 testing. When one of these labs, the Rapid Response Lab, closed, ARUP worked with a hundred employees to help them find other jobs within the company.
By the time ARUP’s Molecular Genetics COVID-19 Rapid Response Lab closed due to decreased demand, nearly 100 of the 120 employees hired to work in the lab had been placed in new positions at ARUP.
A donor collection specialist at the ARUP Blood Services Donor Center in Sandy bandages a donor’s arm after she has finished donating blood. ARUP is seeking donations of O-positive and O-negative blood to help address a critical shortage.
ARUP Blood Services and University of Utah Health join Intermountain Healthcare and the American Red Cross asking Utahns to donate blood.
A former employee chats with CEO Sherrie L. Perkins, MD, PhD (center), during a reception on June 24, 2021, to celebrate Perkins’ retirement after 31 years at ARUP and the University of Utah.
ARUP Laboratories today bid farewell to CEO Sherrie L. Perkins, MD, PhD, who retired after 31 years with the company and the University of Utah Department of Pathology.
New Infectious Diseases Society of America guidelines, authored by a panel led by ARUP’s Kimberly Hanson, MD, MHS, describe the benefits and limitations of COVID-19 rapid antigen testing. The expert panel suggests that standard nucleic acid amplification testing should be used instead of rapid antigen tests in most circumstances when possible.
Rapid antigen testing has been used widely during the COVID-19 pandemic to determine infection status in settings such as schools or workplaces, but its role has changed as the pandemic has evolved.
ARUP announced that it has received the 2021 Supplier Legacy Award from Premier Inc., a leading healthcare improvement company.
A lab coordinator at Salt Lake City’s Fourth Street Clinic preps a patient to draw blood for laboratory testing. ARUP has renewed its agreement to provide testing free of charge to the clinic, which provides healthcare to homeless men, women, and children.
Photo credit: Fourth Street Clinic
ARUP Laboratories has renewed its agreement to provide laboratory testing free of charge to Salt Lake City’s Fourth Street Clinic, a provider of healthcare to homeless men,
Employees celebrate the opening of ARUP’s new bike storage facility on National Bike to Work Day, May 21. Employees pictured include (left to right) Bert Ley, Michael Juretich, Tom Martins, Stephen Merrigan, David Hillyard, Malia Deshotel, and Peta Owens-Liston.
ARUP Laboratories has taken another step toward wise environmental stewardship with the opening of a new state-of-the-art bike storage facility that offers heightened securi
CDC research shows a significant drop in the rate of HIV testing during the COVID-19 pandemic, and the agency is redoubling its efforts to stop the spread of HIV.
ARUP Senior Pharmacy Consultant Ryan Nelson, PharmD, is the author of several papers aimed at helping oncologists use pharmacogenomic testing to guide treatment. He also will discuss the topic during a May 11, 2021, Patient-centered Laboratory Utilization Guidance Services/Medical Training Solutions (PLUGS/MTS) webinar.
ARUP Laboratories Senior Pharmacy Consultant Ryan Nelson, PharmD, is on a quest to share how underused pharmacogenomic testing can help identify and enable guideline-supported therapies.
Experts predict that the northeastern United States will have a more active tick season this year due to prolonged wet weather.
Tick season is upon us, and accurate diagnosis of tickborne diseases such as Lyme disease is important due to the potential severity of these diseases.
The NanoSpot.AI rapid COVID-19 antibody test is performed on blood collected through a finger prick using a microcollection tube. Droplets of blood are then placed on three spots on a ready-to-use, synthetic, embossed card. One of the spots displays the test result.
The University of Utah, ARUP Laboratories, and Techcyte Inc. announced that they have formed a partnership to develop NanoSpot.AI, a less than five-minute, easy-to-administer SARS-CoV-2 antibody test.