For a patient battling lung cancer, the discomforts and risks of undergoing repeated biopsies, surgeries, and radiologic scans can now be replaced by a far less invasive method.
It woke me up in the middle of the night. It left me gasping and sobbing. Screaming. Someone was sticking a knife in me and slowly turning it.
What started as a simple facility tour at Overstock.com in 2007 got the wheels of ingenuity turning among several ARUP’s engineers when they spotted Overstock’s packa
“ARUP is one of the most automated laboratories in the United States and the only one in the country to achieve Six Sigma quality for any pre-analytic metric,” assert
Whitney Wooderchak-Donahue, PhD, was one of six recipients worldwide to receive the grant award from Cure HHT, an international organization that supports HHT patients and their families.
ARUP Laboratories, the University of Utah, and the U Huntsman Cancer Institute are spearheading an effort to acquire genetic knowledge with the creation of the open-source BRCA1 and BRCA2 database.
More than 700 students (mostly freshmen) earned ARUP scholarships based on outstanding academic performance. It allowed the U to court some of the brightest in the state.
The go-to-book for body fluids, Kjeldsberg’s Body Fluid Analysis (4th edition) was recently updated and released by the American Society for Clinical Pathology Press (ASCP).
American College of Medical Genetics annual meeting participants toured ARUP’s Specimen Receiving—where test tubes and specimens spin, chug, slide, and ride their way along automated equipment.
Ronald Weiss, MD, was awarded the annual Governor’s Medals for Science and Technology—Utah’s highest honor in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics).