Association for Molecular Pathology                       
February 2009, Volume 15, Number 1

Inside this Issue

Front Page
President's Message
Special Features
 Message from the Past President
AMP Test Directory
The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics
 Web Editorial Board Report
 2008 Annual Meeting Photo
Committee Reports
• Clinical Practice Committee
 Economic Affairs Committee
 Membership & Professional   
  Development Committee
 Nominating Committee
 Professional Relations
 Program Committee
 Publications Committee
 Strategic Planning Committee
 Training & Education Committee
Subdivision Reports
 Infectious Diseases
 Solid Tumors
2009 AMP Officers and Appointees


Recipients of the 2008 AMP Technologist Award
Supported by Third Wave Technologies
Nicola Dundas

Nicola Dundas
Childrens Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Operational Simplicity of the xTAG RVP Using Lean Analysis Diagnostics on a Diet

N.E. Dundas1, P.A. Revell2,3, E. Brock1, M. Mitui1, N.K. Leos1, B.B. Rogers2,3
Pathology, Childrens Medical Center, Dallas, TX; 2Pathology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX; 3Childrens Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Angela Harter

Angela Harter
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

Detection of Novel and Common BRAF Mutations in Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) Samples

A.Harter, J.E. Dipaola, N. Ohori, Y.E. Nikiforov, S.I. Chiosea, R.R. Seethala, M.N. Nikiforova. Pathology/Division of Molecular Anatomic Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA.

Mohamed Jama

Mohamed Jama
ARUP Laboratories, Salt Lake City, UT

Direct PCR from Whole Blood

M. Jama1, P. Yu2, E. Lyon3
R&D Sequencing, ARUP Laboratories, Salt Lake City, UT; 2Clinical Fragment Analysis, ARUP laboratories, Salt Lake City, UT; 3Genetics ARUP Laboratories, Salt Lake City, UT.