SF Startup Microdrop Revisits Blood-Test Tech in Wake of Theranos DebacleMicrodrop, a new blood testing company, is promising accurate blood-test results with just a prick of the finger.
Blood Test May Detect Alzheimer's In Patients 16 Years Before Symptoms AppearScientists have found a way to diagnose Alzheimer's disease in patients long before symptoms appear by measuring a protein found in brain and spinal cord fluid, and blood serum.
New Blood Test May Help Predict Premature Births For Pregnant WomenA new blood test is showing promising results for helping pregnant women know if they are at risk of a premature birth.
'Holy Grail' Blood Test May Detect Cancer Before Tumors FormA new type of blood screening is being called the "holy grail of cancer research" by scientists who say the test can detect the disease before tumors even form in the body.
FDA Approves First Blood Test For ConcussionThe US Food and Drug Administration has, for the first time, approved a blood test to help detect concussion in adults.
Blood Test Detects Proteins Linked To Alzheimer's DiseaseA team of scientists from Australia and Japan has developed a blood test to detect early signs of Alzheimer's disease.
2 Claiming To Be Heirs To Prince's Estate Refuse DNA TestsTwo people claiming to be heirs of Prince's estate are objecting to having to take blood and genetic tests to prove their relationship to the musician.
Theranos Voids Years Of Blood Test Results Taken By Edison MachinePalo Alto based medical-lab technology-company Theranos says it has voided two years of results from its proprietary blood testing machines.
Federal Regulators Reportedly Raise Questions About Theranos LabAnother road block for the Silicon Valley company that said it would revolutionize the blood-testing business.
FDA Approves Finger Prick Blood Tests Patients Can Do Without A LabPalo Alto-based Theranos is revolutionizing the traditional blood test by eliminating the lab, and providing technology that uses a finger prick similar to blood tests diabetics use to measure blood sugar.
Parents Question Access To Mandatory Baby Blood Test Every baby born in the U.S. is supposed to have it - A blood test that screens for genetic diseases.