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AMP Recommends Minimum Set of Pharmacogenetic Alleles to Guide Clinical CYP2D6 Genotype Testing, Promote Standardization, and Improve Patient Care

The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), the premier global, molecular diagnostic professional society, today published consensus recommendations to aid in the design and validation of clinical CYP2D6 assays, promote standardization of testing...
10-Jun-2021 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Association for Molecular Pathology and Association of Pathology Chairs Call on Congress to Pass the Verified Innovative Testing in American Laboratories (VITAL) Act

The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) and the Association of Pathology Chairs (APC) commend U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) for introducing legislation that would allow molecular pathology professionals to continue advancing and offering...
18-May-2021 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Association for Molecular Pathology Report Reignites Effort for Appropriate Reimbursement for Professional Analysis, Interpretation, and Reporting of Molecular Diagnostic Testing Procedures

The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) has released the results of its qualitative and quantitative “Analysis of Professional Work Effort in Molecular Test Interpretation Report.” More than 100 molecular professionals reported that their...
16-Mar-2021 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Latest Association for Molecular Pathology Survey Findings Indicate Significant Decline in Molecular Testing for Cancer During COVID-19 Pandemic

The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), the premier global, molecular diagnostic professional society, today released the preliminary results of its “Molecular Testing for Cancer during COVID-19” survey of clinical laboratories.
23-Feb-2021 10:45 AM EST Add to Favorites

Association for Molecular Pathology Reinforces Continued Commitment to Improving National Diagnostic Testing Response for Current COVID-19 Pandemic and Future Emerging Outbreaks

The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), the premier global, molecular diagnostic professional society, today announced the formation of the AMP COVID Response (ACR) Steering Committee to help coordinate and communicate the organization’s...
26-Jan-2021 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Association for Molecular Pathology Releases Preliminary Results to Second 2020 Nationwide SARS-CoV-2 Molecular Testing Survey

The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) has released the preliminary results of its August 2020 SARS-CoV-2 Testing Survey for clinical laboratories. Respondents are experiencing continued supply chain interruptions and significant staffing...
8-Oct-2020 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Association for Molecular Pathology Announces 2020 Award Recipients

The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), the premier global, molecular diagnostics professional society, today announced the recipients of this year’s Award for Excellence in Molecular Diagnostics, Jeffrey A. Kant Leadership Award and...
10-Sep-2020 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

AMP Commends Department of Health and Human Services on Decision to Lessen Regulatory Burden on Laboratory Professionals

The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), the premier global, molecular diagnostics professional society, commends the decision by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to rescind the requirement for premarket review of...
21-Aug-2020 9:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites


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The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) was founded in 1995 to provide structure and leadership to the emerging field of molecular diagnostics. AMP's 2,500+ members practice in the various disciplines of molecular diagnostics, including bioinformatics, infectious diseases, inherited conditions, and oncology. They include individuals from academic and community medical centers, government, and industry; including pathologist and doctoral scientist laboratory directors; basic and translational scientists; technologists; and trainees. Through the efforts of its Board of Directors, Committees, Working Groups, and members, AMP is the primary resource for expertise, education, and collaboration in one of the fastest growing fields in healthcare. AMP members influence policy and regulation on the national and international levels, ultimately serving to advance innovation in the field and protect patient access to high quality, appropriate testing.

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301-634-7400

Laurie Menser
Director of Strategic Development

lmenser@amp.org

301-634-7969

Mary Williams
Executive Director

mwilliams@amp.org

301-634-7921

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