In this special series of Annals of Translational Medicine, experienced clinicians, microbiologists, and laboratory technicians contribute some of their valuable works in the field of laboratory testing of infectious diseases.
Net benefit of routine urine parameters for urinary tract infection screening: a decision curve analysis
Matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry combined with UF-5000i urine flow cytometry to directly identify pathogens in clinical urine specimens within 1 hour
Disease burden and molecular epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumonia infection in a tertiary hospital in China
A hook-effect-free homogeneous light-initiated chemiluminescence assay: is it reliable for screening and the quantification of the hepatitis B surface antigen?
The series “Advances in Laboratory Tests for Infectious Diseases”was commissioned by the editorial office, Annals of Translational Medicine without any sponsorship or funding. Zhi-De Hu and Bing Gu served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the series.