October 2, 2017 contractlab1 0
Immunohistochemistry (IHC) is a technique used to diagnose, or even differentiate, different types of cancers or other diseases. This lab test uses fluorescently dyed antibodies […]

21st Century Cures Act

September 29, 2017 contractlab1 0
The FDA is continually working to improve patient outcomes by including patients as well as their comfort and safety in the development of new drugs, […]

What is Ames Testing?

August 14, 2017 contractlab1 0
Today, Contract Laboratory received a request from a company for Ames Testing. The Ames test is an assay used throughout the world done using bacteria […]
Laboratory Outsourcing FAQs

qPCR Testing

June 12, 2017 contractlab1 0
qPCR, also known as quantitative polymerase chain reaction, is a technique used to detect a specific DNA sequence or sequences. This type of testing is […]

Western Blot Test

May 17, 2017 contractlab1 0
The Western Blot Test is an immunoassay, or chemical test, used to detect certain proteins in blood or other tissue samples. The test is performed […]

Biomarkers | Disease Detection

May 5, 2017 contractlab1 0
Biomarkers, also called biological markers, are measurable indicators of a biological condition. The exact definition is “a characteristic that is objectively measured and evaluated as […]