April 2006

Universal Diagnostics Out of Business

Slow progress on United Lab Contract

CBLPath on Growth Spurt

AmeriPath Plans for Specialty Labs

May 2006

Clarian Opens $67 Million Lab

 Commercial Lab CEO’s Paid Average $1.9M

 More Urology Groups Bringing AP Inhouse

NeoGenomics Buys Nashville Lab


June 2006

United’s Lab Contracting Effort Deadlocked

Consolidation/Outreach Growth at John Muir

Westcliff to Merge with Health Line Clinical Laboratories


July 2006

Laboratory Economics Survey Points to Lab Construction Boom

Genotyping for Warfarin Could be Grand Slam

How to Lower Your Malpractice Premiums


August 2006

Carilion to Buy Presbyterian Reference Lab

ACL Labs Posts Strong Outreach Growth

Anatomy of Managed Care Contract Negotiation


September 2006

Most Big Labs Provide Web-Based Reporting

Becton Dickinson to Buy Tripath

Three More Lab Companies Acquired


October 2006

Aurora Diagnostics Raises $300 Million

Labcorp Gets United Contract; Quest is Out!

 Midwest Clinical Labs For Sale


November 2006

Labcorp to Open Hundreds of Retail PSC’s

UHC Contracts with Dozens of Regional Labs

 Sutter to Insource Send-Out Tests

 An Inside Look at Pod Lab Uropath

December 2006

Quest starts Ad Blitz to Counter United Loss

How Much Do You Pay For Pap Test Reagents

Lab Competitive Bidding Launch Date Delayed