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Harmonised Reference Intervals

Seven-year project to reconcile reference intervals is a world-leader.
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Genetic Testing to Determine Risk of Developing Diseases

Increased accuracy from use of genome-wide polygenic scores derived from biobank data... Full story

'Precision Medicine' may raise false hopes in many cancer patients.

The use of DNA sequencing to look for specific mutations is only applicable to a relatively small proportion of cancer patients
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RCPA Pathology Information Terminology and Units Standardisation Project

Updates from the RCPA PITUS project is available for viewing.... Full story

RCPA ePathWay magazine available for viewing

Latest Edition: Osteoporosis, Troponin testing, Risks of lead exposure and toxicity.

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