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Blood test can predict severity of COVID-19: Study

The research could lead to new treatments to prevent deadly 'cytokine storms' seen in severe cases of COVID-19, researchers say

01 Jul 2020 2:37 PM

Now, screening for multiple cancers possible

Researchers discover new blood test which can detect multiple types of cancer.

30 Sep 2019 12:59 PM

One blood test to screen multiple types of cancer

New blood test can identify multiple types of cancer.

30 Sep 2019 12:07 PM

Need to find more ways to detect chances of liver disease

Better methods needed for predicting risk of liver disease: Study.

29 Sep 2019 4:45 PM

'Infected men with HIV,' says Georgia woman; cops call it a lie

Americus Police Maj Herman Lamar told AP that Lasiter said the video was a lie and she was not HIV positive.

09 Aug 2019 12:53 PM


Detect paediatric liver disease through blood test

New blood test on horizon for paediatric liver disease.

10 Jun 2019 3:03 PM

‘Lip’ it with attitude!

Being born with the perfect pair of lips is impossible. But with the bikini lip reduction procedure, perfect lips is attainable.

02 Apr 2019 12:01 AM

Researchers design blood test to reveal a person's internal body clock

When the clock is not regulated properly, research has shown a link to diseases like Alzheimer's, heart problems and diabetes.

11 Sep 2018 9:03 AM

Now, new blood test to screen for secondary heart attack

Researchers identified plasma lipid biomarkers that improve upon traditional risk factors in predicting heart disease and stroke.

08 Sep 2018 9:16 AM

Novel blood test detects 95 per cent of cancers at any stage of aggressiveness

Scientists hope that the new diagnosis method will allow patients to receive tailored treatments.

21 Aug 2018 9:42 AM


This blood test may predict kidney cancer risk 5 years in advance

Early detection of kidney cancer can be lifesaving.

12 Aug 2018 9:26 AM

New blood test shows promise in early detection of lung cancer

The research studied the ability of three different prototype sequencing tests to detect cancer in blood samples.

03 Jun 2018 9:42 AM

New blood test can tell if you are at TB risk

Preventative treatment is several weeks long and has potential side effect.

12 Apr 2018 9:28 AM

Ultrasound, blood test may boost liver cancer detection

Liver cancer screening in patients with chronic liver disease has traditionally been performed using an abdominal ultrasound.

11 Feb 2018 6:43 PM

New blood test to identify people at heart disease risk

The study found that the patients with the longest clot lysis time had a 40 per cent increased risk of recurrent myocardial infarction.

08 Feb 2018 1:59 PM


Cancer blood test finds 8 kinds of tumors: study

Further study is needed before the test can be made widely available.

19 Jan 2018 8:54 AM

Caffeine level in blood may help diagnose Parkinson's

People with disease have significantly lower level of caffeine in their blood as compared to people not affected by it.

09 Jan 2018 8:10 AM

Blood test may help identify women who at risk of recurring breast cancer

Women in the study had a CellSearch test five years on average after their cancer was found and treated.

08 Dec 2017 7:51 PM

A simple blood test can predict skin cancer's return

Here is what a new study has found.

06 Dec 2017 9:02 AM

Paracetamol overdose can now be fought with a new blood test

Test, which detects levels of specific molecules in blood will help doctors identify which patients need more intense treatment.

21 Nov 2017 8:46 AM