Jun 12, 2020 Continuity Of Care Collaboration - Hot Topics - New breakthroughs

Survey shows Australians delayed GP appointments and pathology tests, but patients starting to return

A survey of more than 700 people shows many Australians have delayed or avoided healthcare appointments and tests, but are returning as pand
May 25, 2020 Continuity Of Care Collaboration - New breakthroughs

An open letter to Australians – from 23 health organisations

Dear Australia, Let’s work together to put your health first COVID-19 caught us by surprise, testing our health system and testing our
May 5, 2020 Continuity Of Care Collaboration - New breakthroughs

Pathology Awareness Australia joins collaboration group to support continuity of care during COVID-19

In an unprecedented move, a unique collaboration of 15 Australian health organisations1 has come together to actively support those living w
Mar 2, 2020 New breakthroughs

Australia leading the way in coronavirus response

Researchers in specialist pathology laboratories in Australia are leading the way in responding to the outbreak of COVID-19 with teams in Sy
Sep 26, 2019 New breakthroughs

Liquid biopsy could help catch aggressive prostate cancers earlier

Fast and accurate diagnosis of cancer is essential to give patients the best chance of beating the disease and new research from Queen Mary
Aug 30, 2019 Hot Topics - New breakthroughs - Pathology Explained - Real-life stories

Olympic athlete Jana Pittman learns about pathology and cervical cancer

New data reveals improved cervical cancer screening program is working but women still at risk Olympic athlete and Commonwealth Games go
Jun 28, 2019 New breakthroughs - People of pathology

How Snowdome Foundation is making hope real in the blood cancer battle

Snowdome’s mission is ‘to accelerate new therapies for Australian blood cancer patients to help them live longer, better lives.’ Fo
May 31, 2019 Hot Topics - New breakthroughs

How rapid flu testing has eased winter woes in this Melbourne hospital

There have been warnings all around Australia of the imminent influenza season, however it appears that the season has started earlier than
May 31, 2019 Hot Topics - New breakthroughs

Australia’s never-ending flu season

Pathologist notes an unusual trend in summer cases and explains patient benefits of testing The 2018 and 2019 flu seasons are morphing into
Jan 24, 2019 New breakthroughs

Why three person babies could soon be legal in Australia

Mitochondrial disease (mito) is a genetic condition which can be caused by a mutation in the mitochondrial DNA passed from a mother to her c