Annals of Laboratory Medicine
Annals of Laboratory Medicine (http://www.annlabmed.org) is published by the Korean Society for Laboratory Medicine (http://www.kslm.org/eng/). This journal publishes Original Articles, Case Reports, Brief Communications, Letters to the Editor, Review, Editorials, Corrections, and Correspondence about new and important subjects of laboratory medicine related to the etiology, diagnosis and treatment of diseases that are scientific, original, ethical and academically significant.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 97~193
Review Article
Recommendations for Optimizing Tuberculosis Treatment: Therapeutic Drug Monitoring, Pharmacogenetics, and Nutritional Status Considerations
Rihwa Choi, M.D., Byeong-Ho Jeong et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 97-107   PDF
Original Articles
Genetic Profiles of Korean Patients With Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency
Jaewoong Lee, M.D., Joonhong Park et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 108-116   PDF
Comparative Analysis of Clinical Samples Showing Weak Serum Reaction on AutoVue System Causing ABO Blood Typing Discrepancies
Su Yeon Jo, M.D., Ju Mi Lee et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 117-123   PDF
Long-Term Quality Control Program Plan for Cord Blood Banks in Korea: A Pilot Study for Cryopreservation Stability
Soo Hyun Seo, M.D., Sue Shin et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 124-128   PDF
Automated Nucleic Acid Extraction Systems for Detecting Cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr Virus Using Real-Time PCR: A Comparison Study Between the QIAsymphony RGQ and QIAcube Systems
Hanah Kim, M.D., Mina Hur et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 129-136   PDF
Comparison Between Soluble ST2 and High-Sensitivity Troponin I in Predicting Short-Term Mortality for Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department With Chest Pain
Rossella Marino, M.D., Laura Magrini et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 137-146   PDF
Brief Communications
Performance of the Real-Q EBV Quantification Kit for Epstein-Barr Virus DNA Quantification in Whole Blood
Hee Jae Huh, M.D., Jong Eun Park et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 147-150   PDF
Dengue Virus Serotypes Circulating in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, Pakistan, 2013-2015
Muhammad Suleman, M.Phil., Rani Faryal et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 151-154   PDF
Effect of Vitamin D Status on Von Willebrand Factor and ADAMTS13 in Diabetic Patients on Chronic Hemodialysis
Keren Cohen-Hagai, M.D., Gloria Rashid et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 155-158   PDF
Letter to the Editor
Differences in Hematological and Clinical Features Between Essential Thrombocythemia Cases With JAK2- or CALR-Mutations
Yoko Kubuki, M.D., Kotaro Shide et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 159-161   PDF
Familial Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis Type 2 in a Korean Infant With Compound Heterozygous PRF1 Defects Involving a PRF1 Mutation, c.1091T>G
Min-Sun Kim, M.D., Young-Uk Cho et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 162-165   PDF
A Case of Therapy-Related Acute Leukemia With Mixed Phenotype With BCR-ABL1 After Treatment of Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
Dahae Yang, M.D., Sung Ran Cho et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 166-168   PDF
Thyroxine (T4) Autoantibody Interference of Free T4 Concentration Measurement in a Patient With Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
Mi-Na Lee, M.D., Soo-Youn Lee et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 169-171   PDF
Colistin Resistance in Escherichia coli Isolates From Patients With Bloodstream Infection in Korea
Young Ah Kim, M.D., Dongeun Yong et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 172-173   PDF
Susceptibility of Ceftolozane-Tazobactam and Ceftazidime-Avibactam Against a Collection of β-Lactam-Resistant Gram-Negative Bacteria
Mark D. Gonzalez, Ph.D., Allison R. McMullen et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 174-176   PDF
Concomitant AID Expression and BCL7A Loss Associates With Accelerated Phase Progression and Imatinib Resistance in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
Nae Yu, M.D., Saeam Shin et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 177-179   PDF
Guidelines
Clinical Pharmacogenetic Testing and Application: Laboratory Medicine Clinical Practice Guidelines
Sollip Kim, M.D., Yeo-Min Yun et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(2): 180-193   PDF