Translational Research and Molecular Diagnostics

Molecular Diagnostics is a rapidly evolving field that is continually acquiring new methods and instrumentation. Hygienic Laboratory scientists are involved in numerous studies and projects that utilize these state-of-the-art resources and apply them to tests and processes. This is known as translational research. The goal is to perform practical research that can be used to improve the health of Iowans within a short implementation timeframe.

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