Analysis of an unknown substance can be extremely useful in clinical diagnosis.
Substances ranging from powders and pills to herbal material, cigarette stubs and liquids can be analysed using high-resolution accurate mass spectrometry.
Viapath’s Toxicology Laboratory determined the components of a ‘diet pill’ bought online.
Diagnosis of skin cancer, and in particular non–melanoma skin cancer, has been steadily increasing.
Current methods for frozen tissue sectioning are inadequate and imprecise
Dr Guy Orchard gives an assessment of two new pieces of equipment on offer that are proposed to improve efficiency and accuracy in histology
Respiratory tract infections are a major cause of morbidity and mortality, particularly in the very young, elderly and those with underlying health conditions
Viapath has made significant advances in the testing of respiratory tract infections
This has resulted in better patient outcomes and improved hospital practices
The main objective of Rare Disease Day is to raise public awareness of rare diseases
Viapath’s Rare Disease Day event, focused on phenylketonuria (PKU), a disease that affects 1 in 10,000 babies a year and is diagnosed through the Newborn Bloodspot Screening programme
Working with our NHS service partners to set the standard for the future of pathology
Viapath is a founding member of The Association of Independent Pathology Providers (AIPP), which is a trade association representing innovative research-based diagnostic testing companies. www.pathologyassociation.com
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