Issue No 07+08/2012

Swisstransfusion 2012 September 06th - 07th 2012 in Basel

20th Annual Meeting of the German Society for Immungenetics September 6th - 8th, 2012 in Cologne

10.7754/Clin.Lab.2011.110620 Abstract

BASIC RESEARCH ARTICLE: Hemangioblastic Characteristics of Cancer Stem Cells in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

by Zhu Xishan, Zhou Xu, Yang Lawei, Liu Gang

REVIEW ARTICLE: Preanalytical and Analytical Considerations for Measuring Nitric Oxide Metabolites in Serum or Plasma Using the Griess Method

by Asghar Ghasemi, Saleh Zahediasl
10.7754/Clin.Lab.2011.110622 Abstract

ORIGINAL ARTICLE: Renal Outcome in Equipotent Antihypertensive Treatment with Telmisartan, Ramipril and in Combination in SHR-SP Rats

by K. Schmerbach, P. Kalk, C. Wengenmayer, K. Lucht, T. Unger, B. Hocher, C. Thoene-Reineke
10.7754/Clin.Lab.2011.110633 Abstract

Analytical Performances of the Newly Developed, Fully Automated Kryptor® Copeptin Assay: Implications for Myocardial Infarction Rule Out in the Emergency Department?

by Anne-Marie Dupuy, Elsa Chastang, Jean-Paul Cristol, Riad Jreige, Sophie Lefebvre, Mustapha Sebbane

Performance Evaluation of the Access® FT3 and FT4 Assays, Comparison With Immulite® and AxSYM®, and the Relationship to TSH Values

by Wolfgang Korte, Hanna Engler, Walter F. Riesen, Thomas Brinkmann

Early Urinary and Plasma Biomarkers for Experimental Diabetic Nephropathy

by Markus L. Alter, Axel Kretschmer, Karoline von Websky, Oleg Tsuprykov, Christoph Reichetzeder, Alexandra Simon, Johannes-Peter Stasch, Berthold Hocher

Usefulness of Cytokeratin-19, Galectin-3, and Hector Battifora Mesothelial-1 in the Diagnosis of Benign and Malignant Thyroid Nodules

by Wenli Cui, Wei Sang, Shutao Zheng, Yuqing Ma, Xia Liu, Wei Zhang

Design of a Biological Method for Rapid Elimination of PCR Inhibitors in Aged Bone DNA

by Akram Ghasemi, Nejat Mahdieh, Mahmood Tavallaei, Mohammad Mehdi Aslani, Zahra Zafari, Atefeh Shirkavand, Maryam Sharafi Farzad, Mahdi Naderi, Sajjad Habibi Azarban, Sirous Zeinali
10.7754/Clin.Lab.2011.110107 Abstract

Reference Intervals for Common Biochemical Analytes in Serum and Plasma of a Random Adult Population in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana

by George A. Asare, Ezekiel N. Nortey, Tabiim Nkumpoi, Albert G.B. Amoah
10.7754/Clin.Lab.2011.110210 Abstract

Anemia in Chronic Renal Disease: Evaluation of Inflammatory Activity on Erythropoiesis and Iron Metabolism in Patients not Submitted to Dialysis Treatment

by Gisélia AFM de Lima, Marilda Mazzali, Gentil Alves Filho, Lucas Plotegher, Helena ZW Grotto
10.7754/Clin.Lab.2011.110525 Abstract

Evaluation of Status of Zinc, Copper, and Iron Levels in Biological Samples of Normal and Arthritis Patients in Age Groups 46 - 60 and 61 - 75 years

by Hassan Imran Afridi, Tasneem Gul Kazi, Naveed Kazi, Faheem Shah
10.7754/Clin.Lab.2012.110631 Abstract

Influence of Four Different PTH Methods on the Classification of Chronic Kidney Disease PatientS According to the New KDIGO Guideline

by Edwin ten Boekel, Merk C. van Veen, Marc G. Vervloet, Johan C. Fischer, Marion G. Koopman, Bastiaan van Dam

Comparison of Three Free T4 (FT4) and Free T3 (FT3) Immunoassays in Healthy Subjects and Patients with Thyroid Diseases and Severe Non-Thyroidal Illnesses

by Catherine Fillée, Jean Cumps, Jean-Marie Ketelslegers

Investigation of the Efficacy of a Biogeneric Recombinant Human Erythropoietin Alfa in the Management of Renal Anemia in Patients on Hemodialysis: A Multi-center Clinical Trial

by Fatemeh Beiraghdar, Yunes Panahi, Behzad Einollahi, Eghlim Nemati, Mohammad Hassan Ghadiani, Amirhossein Sahebkar, Nader Maghsoudi, Eisa Tahmasbpour Marzony

Correlation of Bone Alkaline Phosphatase and iPTH with Some Basic Biochemical Markers in Predialysis and Dialysis Patients

by Neda Lj. Milinković, Nada T. Majkić-Singh, Svetlana D. Ignjatović, Višnja D. Ležaić, Svetlana D. Pejanović, Dijana B. Jovanović

Levels of Metalloproteinase (MMP-3, MMP-9), NF-kB Ligand (RANKL), and Nitric Oxide (NO) in Peripheral Blood of Osteoarthritis (OA) Patients

by Heng Li, Liqin Li, Jikang Min, Honghang Yang, Xuchun Xu, Yongjian Yuan, Dan Wang

Dyslipidemia in the Greater Tunis Population: Prevalence and Determinants

by Sameh Hadj-Taieb, Monia Elasmi, Mohamed Bassem Hammami, Rim Marrakchi, Kallel Amani, Souheil Omar, Haifa Sanhaji, Riadh Jemaa, Moncef Feki, Naziha Kaabachi

Endogenous Hormones in Postmenopausal Females with Breast Cancer - Before and After Treatment

by Aniljeet S. Trehan, Megha K. Arora, Shashi Seth, Ashok Chauhan

Abnormal Circulating Levels of Matrix Metalloproteinases and their Inhibitors in Diabetes Mellitus

by Yosra Zayani, Monia Allal-Elasmi, Marie Paule Jacob, Wiem Zidi, Bochra Ftouhi, Moncef Feki, Hedia Slimane, Naziha Kaabachi

Effects of the DPP-4 Inhibitor, Linagliptin, in Diet-Induced Obese Rats: A Comparison in Naive and Exenatide-Treated Animals

by Steven P. Vickers, Sharon C. Cheetham, Gareth D. Birmingham, Helen L. Rowley, Katie R. Headland, Keith Dickinson, Rolf Grempler, Berthold Hocher, Michael Mark, Thomas Klein

Identification of Spurious Hemolysis in Anticoagulated Blood with Sysmex XE-2100 and Siemens Advia 2120

by Giuseppe Lippi, Silvia Pipitone, Daniela Gennari, Massimo Franchini
10.7754/Clin.Lab.2011.110912 Abstract

Biochemical Association of Hyperprolactinemia with Hypothyroidism in Infertile Women

by Neha Sharma, Simant Baliarsingh, G.G. Kaushik
10.7754/Clin.Lab.2011.110719 Abstract

CASE REPORT: Delayed Detection of Cytomegalovirus-Specific T-Helper Cells in a Preterm Infant Following Intrauterine Exposure to Tacrolimus

by Maximilian von Au, Paul Schnitzler, Johannes Pöschl, Lutz Koch, Hans-Georg Kräusslich, Thomas Böhler
10.7754/Clin.Lab.2011.110718 Abstract

Massive Pericardial Effusion with Cardiac Tamponade Secundary to Cholesterol Pericarditis

by Arturo González Raya, Cristóbal Avivar Oyonarte, Pilar Benayas Bellido

SHORT COMMUNICATION: Advantage of HbA1c Assay by HPLC D-10 Versus Cobas Integra 400 in a Population Carrier for HbS and HbC

by Kahena Bouzid, Afef Bahlous, Wafa Ferjani, Eya Kalai, Rolande Ducrocq, Faika Ben Mami, Jaouida Abdelmoula
10.7754/Clin.Lab.2011.110903 Abstract

Rapid Identification of Heterozygous and Homozygous Hemoglobin Constant Spring by SYTO9 with a High Resolution Melting Analysis

by Sakorn Pornprasert, Sitthichai Panyasai, Jarurin Waneesorn, Kanyakan Kongthai, Panthong Singboottra

Human Saliva Total Protein Levels by AV17 Pigment Based Analysis: Validation, Stability and Short-Term Variation Studies

by Maddalena Prearo, Giorgia Antonelli, Rosalba Gatti, Paolo Spinella, Elio F. De Palo

Increased Fecal Calprotectin in Preterm Infants with Necrotizing Enterocolitis

by Gokhan Aydemir, Ferhat Cekmez, I. Asya Tanju, Fuat Emre Canpolat, F.Alparslan Genc, Sukran Yildirim, Turan Tunc, S. Umit Sarici

Utility of Serum Tartrate-Resistant Acid Phosphatase Isoform 5b, Bone Alkaline Phosphatase and Osteocalcin in Osteoporotic Fractures in Chinese Patients

by Yanming Cao, Xunzhi Liu, Haibo Xu

Vitamin D Status from Dried Capillary Blood Samples

by Berthold Hocher, Hans Jürgen Grön, Claudia Schumann, Oleg Tsuprykov, Susanne Seifert, Walter E. Hitzler, Franz Paul Armbruster

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Significance of Platelet Most Frequent Volume for Platelet Size Evaluation

by Setsuki Isono, Megumi Tatsuta, Keiko Nagata, Keiko Numata, Masumi Nishigaki, Akiharu Okamura, Masahumi Takata, Mariko Okano, Humiko Hatano, Hiroyasu Uemura, Takeshi Morisawa, Mariko Takenokuchi, Katsuyasu Saigo