Diagnostic tests

Diagnostic tests

Blood marker reveals type 2 diabetes risk years in advance

A new Swedish-led study has identified a blood marker that may show who is at risk of developing type 2 diabetes many years before the disease is typically diagnosed. Team (Read the full article)

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Breath biomarkers could breathe life into lung cancer tests

Researchers from Israel and the U.S. have brought the possibility of a lung cancer breath test a step closer by seeing whether profiles of chemicals in the breath can split (Read the full article)

Diagnostic tests

Increased antibody levels tag raised rheumatoid arthritis risk

Even in people without symptoms, increased levels of rheumatoid factor, an antibody, could tag an increased long-term risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis, according to results from a Danish study published (Read the full article)