CloudLIMS, a SOC 2 compliant and ISO 9001:2015 certified informatics company, hosted a complimentary webinar to review the current and upcoming tests for the laboratory diagnosis of mpox virus, previously known as monkeypox virus.
Participants from around the globe attended the webinar, including laboratory managers, directors, quality managers, and technicians of clinical diagnostic laboratories. The attendees asked interesting questions about vaccines, patient and physician portals, and how a LIMS helps reduce the turnaround time.
This webinar established that accurate laboratory diagnosis of the mpox virus is of pivotal importance. The speaker emphasized that different health organizations around the world recommend the timely identification of suspected cases, besides the timely collection, proper storage and transportation of specimens. Furthermore, the accurate testing and reporting of samples are crucial to arrest the spread of the disease. A Diagnostics LIMS helps overcome testing, reporting, regulatory, and data management challenges of laboratories while increasing their efficiency and reducing response time.
The key points covered in the webinar include:
- An overview of the mpox virus and its characteristics from the current outbreak
- The latest guidelines and recommendations for testing
- How a diagnostics LIMS helps automate and streamline operations in clinical diagnostic laboratories
The webinar is now available on demand. If you missed the chance to attend the live webinar, you can watch the recording.
Also, read the blog – How Does ISO 15189 Accreditation Drive Quality in Diagnostic Testing?