Our aim is to provide you with information about pathology testing that you can rely on as being accurate, authoritative and independent of commercial or political influences.

Pathology Tests Explained is a not-for profit organiation and is funded by the Australasian Association for Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine (AACB), one of pathology’s peak bodies representing many of the professionals who work in laboratories.

It is supported by the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (RCPA) whose members write, review and edit much of the website content.

The site is accredited by and complies with the international standards of the Health On the Net (HON) foundation
Who writes the information?
Information on Pathology Tests Explained has been written by practising pathologists and scientists including some of Australia’s leading experts.  All scientific information is directed and coordinated by our Editor in Chief, Dr John Beilby.

Last Review Date: January 2, 2022
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