Issue No 05+06/2007

Clin. Lab. 2007;53:267-271 Abstract ORIGINAL ARTICLE

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
Clin. Lab. 2007;53:273-282 Abstract ORIGINAL ARTICLE

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

by Karin Frank-Raue, Susanne Rondot, Egbert Schulze, Friedhelm Raue
Clin. Lab. 2007;53:283-284 Abstract LETTER TO THE EDITOR

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

by Wolfgang Höppner
Clin. Lab. 2007;53:285-295 Abstract REVIEW ARTICLE

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

by Huakang Wu, Hongli Chen, Peter C. Hu
Clin. Lab. 2007;53:297-299 Abstract EDITORIAL

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
Clin. Lab. 2007;53:301-307 Abstract ORIGINAL ARTICLE

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
Clin. Lab. 2007;53:309-314 Abstract REVIEW ARTICLE

Recurrent Pregnancy Loss and Thrombophilia

by Pierpaolo Di Micco, Maristella D'uva, Ida Strina, Giuseppe De Placido, Rosanna Di Fiore, Sandra Quaranta, Giuseppe Castaldo
Clin. Lab. 2007;53:315-319 Abstract ORIGINAL ARTICLE

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
Clin. Lab. 2007;53:321-333 Abstract REVIEW ARTICLE

Plasma Chitotriosidase in Health and Pathology

by Rita Barone, Stefano Sotgiu, Salvatore Musumeci
Clin. Lab. 2007;53:335-343 Abstract REVIEW ARTICLE

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

by Gregor Caspari, Wolfram H. Gerlich