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The researchers at the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland recently received €1.3 million from Wellcome Trust to support the development of the blood-based test.
Laboratories at University College London, Imperial College London, Queen Mary University of London, and King's College London will all contribute to the effort.
The accuracy of all the tests was highest with COVID-19 patient samples obtained more than 20 days after the onset of symptoms.
After comparing manual methods with the firm's pcr.ai tool in more than 20,000 cases, they found that the use of AI improved test accuracy and reliability.
The team found that patients with a threshold of 100 micromoles of bile acid per liter were as much as twice as likely to have stillbirths as other groups.
They found that cMyC protein was more abundant than cardiac troponin in heart disease patients and that it could be used to quickly rule out heart attack.
King's College London researchers reported that cardiac myosin-binding protein C might be more sensitive in detecting cell death due to a heart attack.