Jesse Seegmiller

Associate Professor


Dr. Jesse Seegmiller is a board-certified clinical chemist and associate professor in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at the University of Minnesota.  His primary research interest is kidney disease where he focuses his activities on novel testing and employs mass spectrometry to develop methods for biological specimens at the University of Minnesota’s Advanced Research and Diagnostics Laboratory (ARDL).

Dr. Seegmiller also serves as a medical director for M Health Fairview health system where he oversees esoteric and toxicology testing. 

Research Summary


Seegmiller JC, Kokaisel EL, Story SJ, Zaun CP, Peters JM, Thomas SN, and Karger AB. Method comparison of SARS-CoV-2 serology assays involving three commercially available platforms and a novel in-house developed enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay Clin Biochem. 2020;S0009-9120(20)30812-2. doi:10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2020.08.004.

Seegmiller JC, Eckfeldt JH, Lieske JC. Challenges in Measuring Glomerular Filtration Rate: A Clinical Laboratory Perspective. Adv Chronic Kidney Dis. 2018 Jan;25(1):84-92. doi: 10.1053/j.ackd.2017.10.006

Seegmiller JC, Miller WG, Bachmann LM. Moving Toward Standardization of Urine Albumin Measurements. EJIFCC. 2017 Dec 19;28(4):258-267. eCollection 2017 Dec.

Schwartz GJ, Wang H, Erway B, Nordin G, Seegmiller J, Lieske JX, Bäck S-E, Miller WG, Eckfeldt JH. Multicenter Laboratory Comparison of Iohexol Measurement. The Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine Mar 2018, 2 (5) 711-724; DOI: 10.1373/jalm.2017.024240

Love SA, Seegmiller JC, Kloss J, Apple FS. Urine Creatinine Concentrations in Drug Monitoring Participants and Hospitalized Patients. J Anal Toxicol. 2016 Sep 1-4.

Larson TS, Seegmiller J, In Reply to 'Iohexol Versus Iothalamate for GFR Measurement'. Am J Kidney Dis. 2016 Jun;67(6):991-2.


PhD, Analytical Chemistry, University of Wyoming, 2004

Licensures and Certifications

Fellow of the American Association of Clinical Chemistry (FAACC),
Diplomat of the American Board of Clinical Chemistry (DABCC) ,



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