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NAILED IT: Parents can now test their children’s nail clippings for drugs and alcohol as the UK’s first ‘peace of mind’ at-home nail test goes on sale

Parents across the country can now find out the truth about their children’s drinking or drug use with the UK’s first at-home drug and alcohol nail test.

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Cheshire-based AlphaBiolabs becomes first in the UK to be accredited for prenatal paternity testing

Leading DNA testing provider AlphaBiolabs is celebrating after becoming the first UK laboratory to be awarded accreditation for its non-invasive prenatal paternity testing.

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Workplace drug use on the rise as AlphaBiolabs reports 54 per cent increase in positive drug test results since before the pandemic

Leading workplace drug, alcohol, and Covid-19 testing provider AlphaBiolabs is advising employers on the importance of workplace testing after the number of drug tests returning positive rose by 54 per cent compared to pre-pandemic levels.

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AlphaBiolabs supports vulnerable families with 12 Days of Christmas and Giving Back campaigns

Warrington-headquartered AlphaBiolabs has extended its support to vulnerable families this Christmas with a series of fundraising initiatives.

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AlphaBiolabs’ Giving Back campaign raises over £9,000 in first three months for charities working with vulnerable children and families

Following the launch of AlphaBiolabs’ Giving Back campaign earlier this year, the award-winning testing laboratory is delighted to announce its first round of donations to four UK charities.

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AlphaBiolabs launches charity campaign to support vulnerable children & families

The new campaign will see the Warrington-based DNA, drug and alcohol testing laboratory donate £5 to charity for every legal instruction received.

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Keeping your workforce Covid-free

As businesses across the country continue to adapt to the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic, regular Covid-19 testing is vital to keep workplaces and workforces safe and operational.

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AlphaBiolabs invests £400,000 and adds 16 staff as child protection cases surge

A surge in drug and alcohol testing for child protection cases during lockdown has led AlphaBiolabs to recruit 16 staff and invest £400,000 in new equipment to cater for its increased workload.

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In-house testing drives international growth for AlphaBiolabs

AlphaBiolabs has begun exporting to 16 countries across six continents as overseas sales surge following the launch of prenatal paternity testing at its laboratory in Warrington.

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Orders treble for prenatal paternity test

AlphaBiolabs has invested £400,000 in additional laboratory equipment to meet soaring demand for its non-invasive prenatal paternity test.

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We’re doing our bit for the NHS

We decided to donate our initial stock of 2500 coronavirus testing kits to the NHS free of charge. We believe that at this critical time, their need for a coronavirus screening test is greatest.

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