Digital Microfluidics in Newborn Screening for Mucopolysaccharidoses

This peer-reviewed publication focuses on the development and practical experience of using digital microfluidic fluorometry (DMF) to screen newborns for MPS I in the USA, as published in the International Journal of Neonatal Screening (2020). Preliminary results of NBS for MPS II and MPS III using DMF are discussed.

G6PD Deficiency in the COVID-19 Pandemic

Sameer Al-Abdi discusses the relationship between COVID-19 and the 350 million people worldwide with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency in a letter to the editor of Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Therapy (2020).

Newborn Screening: Taiwanese Experience

As published in the Annals of Translational Medicine, this paper reviews newborn screening for Pompe disease in Taiwan from authors Yin-Hsiu Chien, Wuh-Liang Hwu, and Ni-Chung Lee.