MSACL Conference Schedule

Reference Laboratories and Laboratory Networks Linking the Metrological Basis to Measurement Results
Tue 4:00 PM - Session: Regulations and Standards
Maria Ospina
Efforts to standardize certain key clinical measurements have already resulted in very significant improvements in the diagnosis and treatment of many diseases. One of the most visible examples is the quantification of HbA1c in blood. Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) is a stable and specific adduct formed by the glycation of one or both of the N-terminal valines of the