Author Archives: Alere Toxicology

5 benefits of using oral fluid laboratory testing

There are various methods of drug testing available. These can differ by sample type, analytes available, instant or laboratory testing – it can be confusing! Some of our customers choose to use instant testing over a laboratory service. With this … Continue reading

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Oral fluid positivity rates

Drug addiction treatment centres and probation services across the UK send us samples for testing on a daily basis and we thought we’d share some data with you that gives a clear picture of drug use amongst those in treatment. … Continue reading

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Psychoactive Substances Act 2016

Intended to come into force on 6 April 2016 the Government has now postponed legislation for at least a month due to claims that its current definition of a psychoactive substance is not enforceable by the police. The main intention … Continue reading

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The Big Fat Drugs Quiz of the Year

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Meet the Expert: John Sullivan

When and how did you first start working for TrichoTech? My first job was at the University Hospital of Wales in the Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics. The department was linked to a clinical trials unit and it was there … Continue reading

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