Issue No 05+06/2007


How Lab Staff and the Estimation of Free Light Chains can Combine to Aid the Diagnosis of Light Chain Disease

by David Sinclair, Laura Wainwright

Change in the Spectrum of RET Mutations Diagnosed between 1994 and 2006

by Karin Frank-Raue, Susanne Rondot, Egbert Schulze, Friedhelm Raue

Letter to the Editor: Mutations in the Ret Proto-Oncogene in Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma

by Wolfgang Höppner

Circulating Endothelial Cells and Endothelial Progenitors as Surrogate Biomarkers in Vascular Dysfunction

by Huakang Wu, Hongli Chen, Peter C. Hu

Editorial: New Frontiers in Cardiovascular Disease: Circulating Endothelial Cells and Endothelial Progenitor Cells as Cellular Biomarkers

by Patrick KY Goon, Timothy Watson, Gregory YH Lip

Roche Elecsys Prolactin II assay: Reactivity with Macroprolactin Compared with Eight Commercial Assays for Prolactin and Determination of Monomeric Prolactin by Precipitation with Polyethylene Glycol

by Michael Fahie-Wilson, Christian Bieglmayer, Jürgen Kratzsch, Charly Nusbaumer, Heinz Jürgen Roth, Martina Zaninotto, Mario Plebani, Arnulf Hubbuch, Erich Schneider

Recurrent Pregnancy Loss and Thrombophilia

by Pierpaolo Di Micco, Maristella D'uva, Ida Strina, Giuseppe De Placido, Rosanna Di Fiore, Sandra Quaranta, Giuseppe Castaldo

Differences of Propofol Concentrations in Mammalian Whole Blood and in Corresponding Plasma Samples Analyzed by High Performance Liquid Chromatography

by Martin Grossherr, Ellen Spies, Andrea Scheel, Andreas Hengstenberg, Hartmut Gehring, Leif Dibbelt

Plasma Chitotriosidase in Health and Pathology

by Rita Barone, Stefano Sotgiu, Salvatore Musumeci

The Serologic Markers of Hepatitis B Virus Infection - Proper Selection and Standardized Interpretation

by Gregor Caspari, Wolfram H. Gerlich