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Changes to cervical cancer screening announced.

05 Oct 2015

The Australian National Prescriber Service (NPS) have just announced forthcoming changes to the cervical cancer screening program in Australia. The current screening program using PAP smears will be replaced by screening for human papilloma virus (HPV). ... Full story

Research toward early detection of breast cancer recurrence

12 Sep 2015

Scientists at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, and The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust have just published results of their work toward developing a blood test to help detect those women who might relapse and get recurrent cancer after primary treatment for breast cancer. ... Full story

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Screening tests - weighing up the benefits and harms

09 Sep 2015

Screening tests can be very important and useful in preventing disease or detecting it at an early stage where treatment is more likely to succeed.... Full story

New test added - Alpha-gal antibody

31 Jul 2015

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Learn why pathology testing is so important

17 Sep 2015

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