Histopathology

Consent training: a biomedical scientist perspective

Senior Biomedical Scientist Olivia Geling discusses a consent training day she attended and outlines the key messages.

Histopathology reporting survey results

Brian Nation analyses the figures and draws out the trends from a survey of biomedical scientists on histopathology reporting training. 

Histopathology reporting: IBMS and RCPath statement

The IBMS and Royal College of Pathologists have come together to produce “The Role of Biomedical Scientists in Histopathology Reporting: A Joint Statement from the Royal College of Pathologists and Institute of Biomedical Science”. 

My histopathology lab

Jo Horne, an Advanced Practitioner Healthcare Scientist, gives a guided tour of her histopathology lab, which is part of the University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust.

Ovarian cancer blood test screening

A study led by University College London says that women at risk of ovarian cancer should have a blood test every four months.

Tissue sharing: Scheme gets traction

More than 200 scientists have signed up to a tissue-sharing database designed to reduce the number of animals needed for biomedical research.

MASS FATALITY PLANNING FOR THE UNKNOWN

Over recent years there seems to have been an increase in major incidents. Alongside a range of natural disasters... 

MY LAB: DERMATOLOGY DIAGNOSIS

Dr Guy Orchard gives a guided tour of his lab, which provides a diagnostic histopathology and dermatopathology service...

THE BIG QUESTION

Are there tangible benefits to be gained by increasing the scope and availability of point of care testing (POCT)?

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