Labs, Connected

Makers of LIS and middleware systems offer an inside view of lab connectivity status.


Companion Diagnostics

Companion diagnostics provide information about a patient’s genetic and genomic characteristics to guide decisions about treatment with specific drugs. In this article from the March issue of CLP, contributing writer Gary Tufel examines how this relatively recent phenomenon is spawning a significant increase in pharmaceutical companies partnering with diagnostics firms to develop and produce such diagnostics—and thus more targeted and effective treatments.