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(4): 297~364
Original Articles
Prevalence of Complement-Mediated Cell Lysis-like Gene (sicG) in Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis Isolates From Japan (2014–2016)
Takashi Takahashi, M.D., Tomohiro Fujita et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 297-304   PDF
Evaluation of Six Phenotypic Methods for the Detection of Carbapenemases in Gram-Negative Bacteria With Characterized Resistance Mechanisms
Kunling Sun, M.D., Xiuyu Xu et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 305-312   PDF
Detection of Serum Antibodies to Hepatitis E Virus Based on HEV Genotype 3 ORF2 Capsid Protein Expressed in Nicotiana benthamiana
Milena Mazalovska, M.S., Nikola Varadinov et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 313-319   PDF
Brief Communications
Rapid Detection of Staphylococcus aureus and Methicillin-Resistant S. aureus in Atopic Dermatitis by Using the BD Max StaphSR Assay
Mi-Kyung Lee, M.D., Kui Young Park et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 320-322   PDF
Drug Resistance Patterns of Multidrug- and Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Korea: Amplification of Resistance to Oral Second-line Drugs
Chang-Ki Kim, M.D., So Youn Shin et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 323-326   PDF
Comparison of Two Apheresis Systems of COBE and Optia for Autologous Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Collection
Se-Na Lee, R.N., Ji Yeon Sohn et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 327-330   PDF
Detection of Immunoglobulin Heavy Chain Gene Clonality by Next-Generation Sequencing for Minimal Residual Disease Monitoring in B-Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Saeam Shin, M.D., In Sik Hwang et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 331-335   PDF
Letter to the Editor
A Case of Acute Myeloid Leukemia Concurrent With Untreated Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Hye-Young Lee, M.D., Chan-Jeoung Park et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 336-338   PDF
Letter to the Editor
Sigma-Metrics of Electrolyte Tests From a Recently Launched New-Generation Proficiency Testing Program of the Korean Association of Quality Assurance for Clinical Laboratory
Hee Jin Huh, M.D., Yun Mi Park et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 339-342   PDF
Toward Better Predictions of Chemosensitivity: Comparative Study of Conventional and Simulated Chemosensitivity Tests for Bladder Cancer Cell Lines
Taek Sang Kim, M.D., Jae Il Chung et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 343-345   PDF
First Case of Skin and Soft Tissue Infection Caused by Mycoplasma hominis in a Pediatric Immunocompromised Patient
Hanwool Cho, M.D., Kang-Gyun Park et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 346-348   PDF
Robinsoniella peoriensis Bacteremia: a Second Case in Korea
Sangeun Lim, M.D., Hee Jae Huh et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 349-351   PDF
Hemoglobin Kansas: First Korean Family and Literature Review
Irene Jo, M.D., Woori Jang et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 352-354   PDF
Homozygous LPL p.Gly188Glu Mutation in a Mexican Girl With Lipoprotein Lipase Deficiency
Ana Gabriela Colima Fausto, M.S., Juan Ramón González García et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 355-358   PDF
Novel Mutation (c.8725T>C) in Two Siblings With Late-Onset LAMA2-Related Muscular Dystrophy
Min-Wook Kim, M.D., Dae-Hyun Jang et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 359-361   PDF
Development and Application of a Laboratory-Developed Quality Control Program for Blood Glucose Monitoring Systems: A Single Institute Experience
Hae-il Park, M.D., Jongbo Cho et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(4): 362-364   PDF