Top Ten Things You Should Know About Lab Tests

In recognition of Medical Laboratory Professionals Week, Lab Tests Online in the US asked lab professionals to list key facts that they think are important for patients and their healthcare practitioners to know about laboratory tests. These are just as relevant in Australia.... Full Story

New Colorectal Cancer Screening Tests

There are several new types of colorectal cancer screening tests currently being evaluated. One of these, the Epi proColon (Epigenomics AG), has recently been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). ... Full Story

A new direction for “liquid biopsy” technique. Detection of liver fibrosis using DNA sequencing technology.

Medical scientists at Newcastle University in the UK have recently published a study demonstrating the possibility of using a “liquid biopsy” technique to assess the degree of liver scarring in people with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).... Full Story

A new blood test that could transform tuberculosis diagnosis in developing countries

In 2014 the World Health Organization challenged researchers to develop better diagnostic tests for active TB.... Full Story

Working Towards a New Rapid Method for Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing

Researchers at the University of California San Diego have recently reported a new method of determining antibiotic susceptibility in the bacterium Staphylococcus aureus, a very frequent and important source of infections in humans.... Full Story

New additions to the website

NIPT, JAK2, FMR1, Fragile X syndrome, BCR-ABL1 and MTHFR now on the site... Full Story

New System for Grading Prostate Cancers

A new and simpler grading system for prostate cancers will be introduced to Australia soon. ... Full Story

New feature article added

We have a new feature article, Testing outside of the pathology laboratory... Full Story

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