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Ovarian Cancer testing needs to change: Ovarian Cancer Australia

ABC News 7 May 2015

Co-founder of Ovarian Cancer Australia Karen Livingstone spoke with News Breakfast about why testing for Ovarian Cancer needs to change, including asking GPs to test for the disease earlier.

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Prenatal Testing: Uncovering the Unknown

   

What is Prenatal Testing?

Prenatal testing is split up into two categories: screening and diagnostic testing.

Screening tests: “Prenatal screening tests can identify whether your baby is more likely to have certain conditions — but they usually can’t make a definitive diagnosis.

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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

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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

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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

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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

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