A new blood test is set to revolutionise diagnosing heart attacks and could halve the number of patients admitted to the NHS.
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.