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The UKs major human healthcare industries have joined forces to form LifeSciencesUK

The founder members are the Association of British Healthcare Industries (ABHI), the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI), the BioIndustry Association (BIA) and the British In Vitro Diagnostics Association (Read the full article)

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New lab on a chip technology is developed for testing patients in doctor’s offices

New microfluidic nanotechnology has the potential to create reliable “mini labs” that can allow physicians to do many of the same medical laboratory tests in their offices that are currently (Read the full article)

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Population-based screening for chronic kidney disease Is not cost-effective

New research indicates that population-based screening for chronic kidney disease (CKD) is not cost-effective overall or in subgroups of people with hypertension and the elderly (BMJ 2010;341:c5869). However, the investigators (Read the full article)