Annals of Laboratory Medicine
Annals of Laboratory Medicine (http://www.annlabmed.org) is published by 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 2018; 38(5): 393~494
Editorial
Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin as a Promising Novel Biomarker for Early Detection of Kidney Injury
Sun Young Cho, M.D. and Mina Hur, M.D.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 393-394   PDF
Review Articles
Rejuvenating Aged Hematopoietic Stem Cells Through Improvement of Mitochondrial Function
James Moon, M.S., Hye Ran Kim et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 395-401   PDF
Reducing Test Utilization in Hospital Settings: A Narrative Review
Renuka S. Bindraban, M.D., Maarten J. ten Berg et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 402-412   PDF
Original Articles
Platelet Function Analyzer-200 P2Y Results Are Predictive of the Risk of Major Adverse Cardiac Events in Korean Patients Receiving Clopidogrel Therapy Following Acute Coronary Syndrome
Hyeon-Ho Lim, M.D., Shuhua Li et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 413-419   PDF
Proposed Imprecision Quality Goals for Urinary Albumin/Creatinine Ratio
Dae-Hyun Ko, M.D., Sung Woo Lee et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 420-424   PDF
Plasma Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin as a Predictor of Renal Parenchymal Involvement in Infants With Febrile Urinary Tract Infection: A Preliminary Study
Bo Ae Yun, M.D., Eun Mi Yang et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 425-430   PDF
Postprandial Lipid Concentrations and Daytime Biological Variation of Lipids in a Healthy Chinese Population
Dagan Yang, M.S., Qian Cai et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 431-439   PDF
Evaluation of the Luminex ARIES HSV 1&2 Assay and Comparison with the FTD Neuro 9 and In-house Real-Time PCR Assays for Detecting Herpes Simplex Viruses
Chun Kiat Lee, M.S., Chean Nee Chai et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 440-445   PDF
Asymmetrical Dimethylarginine Levels in Hepatitis B Virus-Positive Patients
Faruk Karakecili, M.D., Aytekin Cikman et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 446-449   PDF
Original Articles
Clinical Impact of Pre-transplant Antibodies Against Angiotensin II Type I Receptor and Major Histocompatibility Complex Class I-Related Chain A in Kidney Transplant Patients
Ji Won Min, M.D., Hyeyoung Lee et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 450-457   PDF
Diagnostic Performance and Comparative Evaluation of the Architect, Liaison, and Platelia Epstein-Barr Virus Antibody Assays
Younhee Park, M.D., Borae G. Park et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 458-465   PDF
The Role of the Signal-to-Cutoff Ratio in Automated Anti-HCV Chemiluminescent Immunoassays by Referring to the Nucleic Acid Amplification Test and the Recombinant Immunoblot Assay
Moon Suk Choi, M.D., Kyunghoon Lee et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 466-472   PDF
Chromosomal Microarray With Clinical Diagnostic Utility in Children With Developmental Delay or Intellectual Disability
Jin Sook Lee, M.D., Hee Hwang et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 473-480   PDF
Brief Communication
The 2016 WHO versus 2008 WHO Criteria for the Diagnosis of Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
Yeonsook Moon, M.D., Mi Hyang Kim et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 481-483   PDF
Letter to the Editor
Performance Evaluation of the Preanalytic Module of the ACL TOP 750 Hemostasis Lab System
Woo-Jae Kwoun, M.D., Jeong-Yeal Ahn et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 484-486   PDF
Performance of Microflex LT Biotyper and VITEK MS for Routine Identification of Yeasts
Jung-Hyun Byun, M.D., A-Reum Yu et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 487-489   PDF
First Case of Pasteurella multocida Pneumonic Bacteremia in Korea
Jinho Jang, M.D., Sang-Ha Kim et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 490-491   PDF
PCM1-JAK2 Fusion in a Patient With Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Jong-Mi Lee, M.D., Jaewoong Lee et al.
Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(5): 492-494   PDF