Dengue fever is a mosquito-borne viral disease that poses a significant public health challenge in many tropical and subtropical regions of the world. With its rapid spread and potential for severe complications, early diagnosis plays a crucial role in effective disease management. Focused diagnostic approaches have emerged as valuable tools in the battle against dengue, […]
Typhoid fever is a bacterial infection caused by Salmonella typhi. Diagnosing typhoid fever accurately and reliably is crucial for appropriate treatment and management of the disease. There are several tests available for diagnosing typhoid fever, and each has its own advantages and limitations. Two of the most commonly used tests for typhoid diagnosis are:
Home testing, also known as self-testing or self-diagnosis, refers to performing medical tests at home without the The Indian healthcare sector has witnessed substantial growth in recent years, and one field exhibiting remarkable potential for advancement is the In-Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) industry. IVD testing involves assays and reagents used to detect diseases, conditions, or infections […]
Home testing, also known as self-testing or self-diagnosis, refers to performing medical tests at home without the sGood Laboratory Practices (GLP) significantly impacts the in vitro diagnostics (IVD) industry, promoting standardization, quality assurance, and regulatory compliance. GLP rules guide laboratories and manufacturers in adhering to legal obligations laid down by regulatory bodies such as the […]
Home testing, also known as self-testing or self-diagnosis, refers to performing medical tests at home without the supervision of a healthcare professional. Home testing is becoming increasingly popular to democratize medical diagnostics, as it allows individuals to take control of their health and wellness by monitoring their health status.
VITAMIN B12 Vitamin B12, known as cobalamin, is a water-soluble vitamin and is involved in the metabolism of every human body cell, especially DNA and red blood cell synthesis and regulation.
Chemiluminescent Immunoassay (CLIA) Chemiluminescent Immunoassay (CLIA) is a method that utilizes a luminescent molecule as a signal of the analysis reaction. Luminescence is the release of visible or near-visible light when an electron moves from an excited state to the ground state, releasing energy in the form of light. Compared to absorbance, luminescence has the […]
T3 & T4 The thyroid gland is a small butterfly-shaped organ towards the front of the neck. It metabolises thyroid hormones which control multiple vital functions and activities in the human body, including the use of energy by organs and the rhythms surrounding the heart beating.
HCV testing Viral Hepatitis is a worldwide public health problem, and the growing burden of chronic hepatitis cases on the global healthcare system is a significant cause of concern. There has been a constant increase in hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. According to Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences data, based in New Delhi, approximately […]
HCV Hepatitis is a global health problem, and there has been a constant increase in chronic hepatitis cases in India due to Bloodborne –Hepatitis B& C with an approx. 354 million people worldwide, as estimated by WHO.