News & Updates

Synlab complete acquisition of Synergy Health Laboratory Services

SYNLAB, the leading provider of medical diagnostic services in Europe, has today announced that it has acquired Synergy Health Laboratory Services including Genon Laboratories (jointly… Read full article

UK Launch of the neoBona test in London

The new neoBona test will be revealed at The Private Pregnancy UK Show 2016 in London on the 21st May.   Neobona is the new generation… Read full article

Synlab Outbreak Service (SOS) provides support for TB testing in the Midlands

With the Synlab Outbreak Service (SOS) they provide an end-to-end service for the detection of Latent Tuberculosis (LTBI). Synlab go into the schools to collect… Read full article

Royal Opening of the Pathology First Laboratory in Basildon

On the 2nd February 2016, HRH The Duke of Kent opened the Pathology First laboratory, marking an important first step towards realising the vision of… Read full article

Put a Pathology Review on your to-do List for 2016

Dr Stuart Quin, CEO of iPP, outlines the benefits of transforming pathology services, including cost savings, quality improvements and improved testing turnaround times. The full… Read full article

Duke of Kent to open Pathology First laboratory in Basildon

It has been announced that the Duke of Kent will open a new state-of-the-art Pathology First laboratory in Basildon on the 2nd February.  The Queen’s… Read full article

Health Investor Magazine: Achievements of SPS

An article in Health Investor Magazine in December 2015 spoke to Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Chief Executive Paul Mears about the benefits of… Read full article

Cinven Completes Acquisition of Synlab

Cinven has today completed the acquisition of synlab, one of the largest European operators of medical diagnostic laboratories, headquartered in Germany. This follows the completion… Read full article

Labco and Synlab – Senior Announcements

The European clinical diagnostics businesses, Labco and synlab, today announced that Dr. Bartl Wimmer will be appointed as Group Chief Executive and Philippe Charrier as… Read full article

Improvements in Laboratory Test Turnaround Times at SPS

An article in the Practical Laboratory Medicine journal, looked at the improvements made at SPS due to the move to a hub and spoke model. … Read full article

Labco Announces Investment by European Private Equity Firm Cinven

Cinven cites strength of business and growth drivers in the Medical Diagnostic Market as key reasons for investment Labco today announces that Cinven, a leading… Read full article

Separation of Urgent and Non-Urgent Testing Processes at SPS

SPS has been able to closely monitor the transformation of pathology services from a single site at each hospital to a state-of-the-art ‘hub’ laboratory in… Read full article

The Christie Enters Pathology Partnership with Private Sector 

The Christie NHS Foundation Trust has entered a partnership with Synlab UK to provide pathology services at the cancer specialist trust. It is hoped that… Read full article

Multimillion-Pound Pathology Facility Opens in Taunton

The new state of the art hub laboratory was opened by Lord Carter and Taunton MP Jeremy Browne in May 2013.  SPS is a joint… Read full article