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Included below are news stories posted to Lab Tests Online over the last three years.


Child-Parent screening for risk of premature coronary heart disease

19 December 2016

Update on antenatal tests for Down’s syndrome

7 November 2016

A new DNA blood test for Rhesus-D negative women during pregnancy could spare treatment for thousands

9 August 2016

Daily Telegraph article directs readers to Lab Tests Online-UK

7 July 2016

Rapid molecular diagnostic test for drug-resistant tuberculosis may help save lives

26 May 2016

Screening for carriers may reduce hospital-acquired cases of C difficile diarrhoea

24 May 2016

NICE recommends blood tests to help rule out suspected pre-eclampsia

24 May 2016

LTO-UK champion newsletter

1 March 2016

Improvements recommended for NHS screening programmes that use laboratory tests for bowel cancer, cervical cancer and Down’s syndrome

1 February 2016

Screening for ovarian cancer by monitoring cancer antigen 125 (CA-125) needs further assessment

11 January 2016

Genetic test on breast cancer tissue may help some women avoid chemotherapy

8 December 2015

Rapid blood test on arrival in hospital may help rule out heart attack

29 October 2015

Lab Tests Online received ‘Power of A’ Gold Award

20 July 2015

Symptom-based guidance for cancer diagnosis may save thousands of lives

7 July 2015

‘Making Sense of Screening’ released today

3 July 2015

Warning on misleading laboratory tests for allergy

15 June 2015

Earlier detection of ovarian cancer by monitoring serum cancer antigen 125 (CA-125)

19 May 2015

Mother’s blood test for Down’s syndrome DNA is more accurate than current screening methods

23 April 2015

Not all testing is good, and some can be harmful

11 March 2015

Can a laboratory test help smokers decide how to stop?

3 February 2015

Improving the diagnosis of heart attack in women

3 February 2015

DNA home testing kit hits the UK

9 December 2014

National Pathology Week 2014

27 October 2014

Celebration of the 10 year anniversary of Lab Tests Online-UK

6 October 2014

Interpretation of medical tests

10 July 2014

Patient Safety Alert - Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)

12 June 2014

NICE recommends high-sensitivity troponin test for diagnosis of chest pain

28 May 2014

Update on the pilot study to expand newborn blood spot screening in the UK

21 May 2014

New blood test for tau protein may help diagnose and manage concussion

15 May 2014

Improved use of D-dimer to rule out pulmonary embolism

22 April 2014

Lab Tests Online-UK free app: updated with improved functionality

14 April 2014

“You’ve Got Cancer” Hoax Email Warning

18 March 2014

Participate in the Lab Tests Online-UK 2014 User Survey

4 March 2014