Doctors usually want to run tests on blood samples as quickly as possible, before they start to degrade. As it turns out, such a practice may not be necessary. Scientists […]
A new urine test which could make it far easier to detect the early stages of pancreatic cancer, potentially saving hundreds of lives, has been developed.
A simple urine test for the virus that causes cervical cancer could offer a less invasive and more acceptable alternative to the conventional cervical smear test, researchers said on Tuesday.
A blood test to detect which people with failing memories will go on to develop Alzheimer’s disease has been developed by British scientists, who hope it may prove a breakthrough […]
A new way of evaluating tumors may soon help cancer patients identify the underlying genetic link to their disease – and the best possible treatment – all in a single […]
DNA testing can predict which men face the highest risk of deadly prostate cancer, scientists say.
A breakthrough in diagnosis of breast cancer could save thousands of women from enduring unnecessary mastectomies and radiotherapy, researchers have said.