Fecal Lactoferrin Measurements in Clinical Practice

Intestinal inflammation is a hallmark of the inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), including ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease. These chronic autoimmune GI illnesses affect upwards of 3 million children and adults in the United States. Many of the symptoms in patients with IBD overlap with those observed in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), a discrete Read More

Management of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder with a Focus on Pharmacogenetics

Join Genomind Medical Science Liaisons, Dr. Russell Amato, PhD and Dr. Seema Patel, PharmD, as they present on the management of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). They discuss various treatment options and associated evidence, as well as highlight pharmacogenetic considerations in the management of this challenging clinical presentation.

Overcome the challenges of fecal white blood cell microscopy with the LEUKO EZ VUE immunochromatographic test

The LEUKO EZ VUE® is an immunochromatographic test for the qualitative detection of elevated levels of fecal lactoferrin, a marker for fecal leukocytes and an indicator of intestinal inflammation. The LEUKO EZ VUE® test detects lactoferrin in liquid, semi-liquid, and solid fecal specimens. • Does not require intact cells: Unaffected by lysed and degraded leukocytes. • Longer specimen storage: Read More

QUIK CHEK is a patented upflow technology with greater sensitivity

Patented upflow technology offers a clean background and clear signal. • EIA device specifically developed for fecal sample. • Wash step removes unbound material away from test line for increased clarity. • Antibody-peroxidase conjugates increase signal sensitivity to particle detection. • Special porous pads and membranes help avoid clogging

Advances in Preventing Autism Spectrum Disorder/ Nurse Practitioner Amy Edgar

1 in 54 children are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Often a child diagnosed with it will be prescribed a complex cocktail of medications. The challenge is determining the best treatment plan, while taking into account drug interactions and side effects. Thanks to advances in testing, there’s a way to take into account a patient’s Read More