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Bowel cancer survivors offered pioneering blood tests

200 bowel cancer survivors in Swansea are to be offered revolutionary blood tests to check whether their disease has returned. Those chosen will also be on a waiting list for colonoscopies, ensuring a diagnosis is not delayed if indeed a patient’s cancer has reappeared and offering peace of mind for those who are cleared. The rollout has been funded by…
Ben Kemp
March 3, 2023
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Trade Secretary hails Welsh Life Sciences Sector at Life Science report launch

Trade Secretary, Kemi Badenoch, visited Wales on Monday and heralded Welsh companies as ‘critical’ to the UK’s life sciences sector. She backed them to play a pivotal role in the UK Government’s growth plans. Badenoch hosted the Board of Trade in Cardiff where she launched the Board’s report on Life Sciences, which sets out the opportunities the sector offers for…
Natalie Creaney
December 2, 2022

Draft HIV action plan for Wales 2022 to 2026

The Welsh Government is seeking your views on their draft HIV action plan for Wales 2022 to 2026. The action plan itself can be viewed here. You can either submit your feedback online here or you can download the response form (which can be found on this page) and send it to Your comments must be submitted by 14…
Ben Kemp
June 17, 2022