Clinical Chemistry

Clinical Chemistry

HbA1c Standardisation For Clinical Health Care Professionals

From 1 June 2009, the way in which HbA1c results are reported in the UK is changing. What is HbA1c? Glucose in the blood binds irreversibly to a specific part (Read the full article)

Clinical Chemistry

Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) testing

By Charbel Abou Diwan, PhD The first pregnancy test based on the biological activity of human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) in partially purified urine was described in 1927. Various modifications of (Read the full article)

Clinical Chemistry | Clinical Lab Testing

British Health Authorities Criticize Medical Laboratory Tests for Consumers

It’s not just in the United States that Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) medical laboratory tests are coming under criticism, as reported in recent weeks by Dark Daily. Two prominent organizations in the (Read the full article)