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First-Of-A-Kind Blood Test Paves Way For Early Parkinson's Diagnosis

Posted in Medicine on 31st May, 2022
by Alex Muller

The hope is that it can lead to a cheap and easy way to screen for the disease in its early stages, but also that it can further our understanding of the molecular mechanisms behind it and perhaps lead to new treatments.

Blood tests can detect persistent lung cancer, according to Cambridge University researchers

Posted in Medicine on 26th Mar, 2022
by Alex Muller

'By trying to develop a blood test to help doctors predict whether a lung cancer might come back or not, we will increase the chance of curing more people.'

Researchers Have Developed a Potential Blood Test for Autism

Posted in Medicine on 19th Feb, 2018
by Alex Muller

Researchers have developed two new potential tests, one blood and one urine, that could help families with a child who has autism receive a diagnosis earlier.

First diagnostic blood test for concussion passed by the FDA

Posted in Medicine on 16th Feb, 2018
by Alex Muller

The blood test can accurately and quickly identify patients with brain tissue damage.

'Instant' blood test for heart attacks

Posted in Medicine on 27th Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

A blood test that could rule out a heart attack in under 20 minutes should be used routinely, say UK researchers.