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Xpert MTB/RIF assay for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in children: A systematic review and meta-analysis

(The Lancet 23 March 2015) Microbiological confirmation of childhood tuberculosis is rare because of the difficulty of collection of specimens, low sensitivity of smear microscopy, and poor access to culture. 15 more words

Clinical Pathology

New molecular tool assesses vaginal microbiome health, diagnoses infections -- fast

(American Society for Microbiology 18 March 2015) A new microarray-based tool, called VaginArray, offers the potential to provide a fast, reliable and low-cost assessment of vaginal health and diagnoses of infections. 10 more words

Clinical Pathology

Job opening for Production Manager - Diagnostic Tests in Pharma Company

Job opening for Production Manager – Diagnostic Tests  in Pharma Company

Company Profile – Our Client is a leading FDA licensed, WHO-cGMP, ISO 9001:2000 and ISO-13485 accredited company, possessing “state of the art” manufacturing facilities, producing CE marked Clinical Laboratory Diagnostic Testing Kits. 99 more words

Clinical Laboratory Diagnostic

BioLyticals INSTI HIV/Syphilis Multiplex Test Cleared for European Market

BioLytical Laboratories Inc., a leading manufacturer of rapid point-of-care diagnostic tests, announced today that its INSTI ™ HIV/Syphilis Multiplex Test has been cleared for immediate market entry in the European Union through its Notified Body.  25 more words

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Newer heart attack test 'could save women's lives'

BBC News 21 January 2015

Doctors could spot twice as many heart attacks in women by using a newer, more sensitive blood test, a study claims. 97 more words

Clinical Pathology

Gene-Based Spit Test Shows Promise in Lung Cancer Detection

THURSDAY, Jan. 15, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Medicare indicated recently that it might soon cover CT scans to check longtime smokers for early lung cancer, and these types of scans are becoming more common. 493 more words

Health News

Prostate cancer: Health experts write new guidelines for Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) test

ABC News 4 December 2014

Debate over the controversial prostate cancer blood test is set to be put to rest after Australian health experts reached agreement over testing. 61 more words

Clinical Pathology