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Pathology service update: processing of allergy samples
13 November 2020More
Due to staffing pressures at the Immunology laboratory at St George’s Hospital, it is anticipated that allergy blood tests will be processed with an extended turnaround time of up to three weeks. This is expected to last through November and December.
SWLP to introduce Enhanced Liver Fibrosis (ELF™) Test
12 November 2020More
At the beginning of 2021, South West London Pathology (SWLP) will be introducing the Enhanced Liver Fibrosis (ELF™) Test from Siemens to our repertoire. The test can initially be requested by GPs in the borough of Wandsworth.
SWLP Biomedical Scientist wins prestigious national award
10 November 2020More
SWLP Specialist Biomedical Scientist Micsha Costa has scooped a prestigious Advancing Healthcare Award
A day in the life… Clinical Scientist Madeline Stone
10 September 2020More
Find out more about a day in the life of Madeline Stone, one of our clinical scientists in microbiology.
SWLP Pathology News July 2020
This edition includes articles on covid-19 antibody and antigen testing, and test requests and sample labelling.More
SWLP goes live with digital pathology
3 July 2020More
South West London Pathology (SWLP) has this week gone live with digital pathology for primary diagnosis.
Covid-19 antibody testing now carried out in-house at St George’s Hospital
1 July 2020
SARS-CoV-2 (Covid-19) antibody testing can now be carried out in-house by South West London Pathology (SWLP), based at St George’s Hospital.More
SWLP Pathology News February 2020
This edition includes articles on a New Laboratory Information Management System, Familial hypercholesterolaemia services at St George’s Hospital and Vitamin D guidelines.More
Microbiology brings tests back in-house
24 February 2020More
Microbiology has brought a number of tests that used to be sent away back in-house.
Harvey’s Gang comes to SWLP
13 February 2020More
At the end of last year, staff in the Clinical Blood Sciences lab at St George’s welcomed four-year-old Thomas for the inaugural Harvey’s Gang tour at St George’s Hospital.