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UK NEQAS – Brexit Update

February 11, 2020

The United Kingdom (UK) left the European Union (EU) on the 31st January 2020 and under the terms of the withdrawal procedure there will be a transitional period until the 31st December 2020.  All current working practices with regard to importation and exportation into the EU and application of EU regulations to the UK will […]

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Yvonne John

Yvonne John, UK NEQAS Haematology – Christmas Carol Concert to be Broadcast on BBC 2 @ 9pm, Christmas Eve

December 18, 2019

This is such a lovely piece of news to finish off the year with! Yvonne John, the UK NEQAS for Haematology Service Manager is part of a choir, formed by Gareth Malone (the choirmaster) at West Herts Hospital. In acknowledgment of the over 400,000 NHS workers who will be working over the Christmas period, the […]

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Platelet Rich Plasma

Platelet Rich Plasma Injection for Acute Achilles Tendon Rupture: PATH-2 Randomised, Placebo Controlled, Superiority Trial

December 5, 2019

Research on the use of platelet-rich plasma in regenerative medicine has been published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ). This research was presented by Dr Paul Harrison at the most recent UK NEQAS Haematology Participants’ meeting.   Click here to read the full article

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UK NEQAS Parasitology

UK NEQAS Parasitology – IBMS Article – Agatha Christie Santos Saez gives a guided tour of her laboratory

November 6, 2019

It’s with great pride that we bring the news of Agatha Christie Santos Saez from UK NEQAS Parasitology who has not only won a poster prize at the IBMS Congress this year, for her poster entitled ‘Review of EQA Specimens Containing Multiple Parasites – a 3 Year Analysis’, but she’s also very recently had an […]

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