Young Investigator Awards Program Abstracts
2 : Laboratory Values From Positive EBOV Patients
3 : Comparison of Point-of-Care and Central Laboratory Methods for the Measurement of Cardiac Troponin I in Patients With Suspected Acute Myocardial Infarction
5 : Improving Access to Specialty Care for Rheumatologic Conditions by Implementation of Algorithmic Testing and Clinical Pathology Supervision and Consultation
6 : Utility of VerifyNow for Point-of-Care Identification of Aspirin and Clopidogrel Effects and Prediction of Bleeding Risk Prior to Emergency Cardiac Surgery
7 : Increased Sirt1 Positive Lymphocytes in Acute Cellular Cardiac Allograft Rejection
10 : EDTA-Treated Serum Unmasks Complement-Mediated Prozone Inhibition
14 : An Institutional Review of Molecular Profiling in Lung and Colorectal Carcinomas
17 : Altered Mental Status in Multiple Myeloma due to Hyperammonemic Encephalopathy
18 : The Impact of an Electronic Ordering System on Blood Bank Specimen Rejection Rate
21 : Dysplastic Features in Posttransplant Bone Marrow Biopsies May Precede but Not Predict Relapse
22 : Helicobacter pylori 13C-Urea Breath Test: The Unique Challenges of Validating a CLIA-Waived Test
26 : Incidence and Clinical Significance of Small Copy Number Variants Detected by Chromosomal Microarray Testing
28 : Copy Number Variation Detection Using Next-Generation Sequencing
30 : Prospective and Retrospective Evaluation of the Performance of the Newly FDA-Approved Cepheid Xpert Flu/RSV XC Assay
31 : Impact of Multiple CYP Variants on Tamoxifen Metabolite Concentrations
32 : The Presence of an 11,111 m/z Peak in the Mass Spectrum of Escherichia coli Is Suggestive of Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemase-Mediated Carbapenem Resistance
33 : NicAlert Performance Compared to Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry and Immunoassay
35 : Demonstrating the Feasibility of STAT Drug Testing Using Multiplexed Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry Technology
36 : Development of a Species-Discriminating Droplet Digital Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay for Chromosomally Integrated Human Herpesvirus 6
39 : Central Nervous System Myelomatosis
40 : Spectral Wavelength and pH
42 : Prevalence of Humoral Hypercalcemia of Malignancy in Hospitalized Patients
43 : Current Methods for Detecting Complement-Fixing Human Leukocyte Antigen Antibodies
47 : Application of National Institute of Standards and Technology Genomic Reference Material to the Analytical Validation of a Next-Generation Sequencing Assay
49 : Evaluation of Aspirin Resistance in Patients With Left Ventricular Assist Devices Using Whole Blood Platelet Aggregometry
52 : Validation of the 30-Minute Rule at the University of Minnesota Medical Center
54 : Double- and Triple-Hit Aggressive B-cell Lymphomas With Immature Features
55 : Evaluation of the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute EP26-A Guideline
56 : Establishing Optimal Triglyceride Cutoff Values for Chylous Effusion Diagnosis
57 : Hydroxyurea Interference in Point-of-Care Creatinine and Glucose Measurements
58 : Hyperferritinemia
60 : Updating the Maximum Surgical Blood Order Schedule Using Recent Surgical Data Imported From an Institution’s Electronic Medical Record
61 : A Case of Antibody-Mediated Hemolysis in a Liver Transplant Recipient due to Passenger Lymphocyte Syndrome
62 : Sensing and Alarm Function of Mucosal Memory CD8 T Cells Trigger Innate and Adaptive Immune Responses
63 : Comparison of Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing by Broth Microdilution and E-Test for Abiotrophia defectiva and Granulicatella spp
64 : A Shift from Manual to Automatic
65 : Incidental Genetic Findings and Patient Preferences Regarding Return of Results in a Population of Patients With Unexplained Ataxia Undergoing Next-Generation Sequencing
66 : Creation of an Electronic Reporting Tool for Functional Lupus Anticoagulant Testing
67 : Susceptibility of Commonly Used Ferritin Assays to the Classic Hook Effect
68 : Ribotypes of Clostridium difficile Isolates Correlate With Whole Genome Mapping and Reveal Long-Term Presence of Both Toxigenic and Nontoxigenic Strains
69 : Prognostic Significance of Near Tri-Tetraploidy Chromosomal Abnormality In Patients With Plasma Cell Myeloma
72 : Exploring Associations Between Genotype and Serology in Celiac Disease
73 : Comparison of ELISA and Chemiluminescent Immunoassay Methodologies for Detection of Autoantibodies Associated With Antiphospholipid Syndrome
75 : Point-of-Care Creatinine/Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate Testing Within the Radiology Department of an Academic Medical Center Improves Workflow and Reduces Costs
76 : Hereditary Retinopathy
77 : THC Use and Marijuana Legalization Do Not Influence Chronic Opioid Therapy Compliance
78 : The Utility of CD16 B73.1 in the Flow Cytometric Evaluation of Immunodeficiency
79 : Improving Test Utilization for Chimerism Analysis After Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
86 : CALR Mutation Thrombocytosis Following Imatinib Treatment for BCR-ABL1+ Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
87 : Mutant p53 Can Drive Cancer Initiation and Progression Through Gain-of-Function Properties
88 : Reassessment of Anion Gap Reference Range Following Implementation of New Chemistry Analyzers
89 : Development of a Novel Micro LC-MS/MS Method for Assay of Agonist-Induced Release of Endogenous Serotonin from Human Platelets
91 : Reflex SRA Testing for Positive IgG-Specific HIT ELISA Samples
92 : Raising the Cefoxitin MIC Cutoff Reduces Unnecessary Confirmatory AmpC Testing and Improves Turnaround Time to Antimicrobial Susceptibility Results
95 : Therapeutic Plasma Exchange in a Case of Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage Secondary to Acute Poststreptococcal Glomerulonephritis
96 : Significance of Large Granular Lymphocytic Populations Detected by Flow Cytometric Vβ Analysis
98 : Determination of VH Family Usage in B-Cell Malignancies via the IgH PCR Clonality Assay
100 : Establishing a Stand-Alone Laboratory Dedicated for the Care of Patients With Ebola Virus Disease