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Lab guidance updated for Ebola specimensLab guidance updated for Ebola specimens
The following Risk Assessment for Performing Laboratory Testing on Suspected Ebola Cases was issued on Oct. 20 and is based upon recent new or updated web links concerning care for patients under investigation for Ebola virus disease.

Center opens doors of opportunityCenter opens doors of opportunity
The newly opened Center for the Advancement of Laboratory Science will open doors of opportunity for students and teachers in Iowa and beyond.                              

Enterovirus D68 Testing InformationEnterovirus D68 Testing Information
Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) is causing clusters of severe respiratory disease and is known to be in Iowa. Infection often begins with mild cold-like symptoms. Most people will recover at home within a few days.