Posts - Bleeding Disorders

Apr 21, 2018 5:32pm
Tiffany Jones at Orlando Health writes: "Hi, George! We are trying to update our VWF disease panel and we use the VWF :RCo plasma testing on our Stagos using Siemens reagent. When researching other algorithms I noticed there was VWF :Ac as well. Can you help clarify to me if both these tests are VWF activity assays? If yes, besides the methodology of testing, what is the difference or are they saying the same thing?"
Mar 23, 2018 9:33am
The February issue of CAP Today published an abstract describing some initial vector-mediated gene transfer therapy success using the vector AAV5-hFVIII-SQ. The work is published in Rangarajan S, Walsh L, Lester W, et al.
Mar 17, 2018 1:27pm
On March 13, 2018. Precision BioLogic Inc., Dartmouth, NS, announced their development of a new approach to standardize and improve factor VIII inhibitor testing.
Feb 28, 2018 10:07am
Here are the results of our January, 2018 Quick Question.