biomedical scientist




Biomedical scientists perform all laboratory methods required as part of medical examination, treatment and research activities, particularly clinical-chemical, haematological, immuno-haematological, histological, cytological, microbiological, parasitological, mycological, serological and radiological tests. They perform analytical sample testing and report the results to the medical staff for further diagnosis. Biomedical Scientists may apply these methods in particular in the infection, blood or cellular sciences.

Alternative label

  • blood bank technology specialist

  • medical laboratory scientist

  • clinical laboratory technologist

  • researcher in biomedical science

  • clinical laboratory scientist

  • analyst in biomedical science

  • biomedical analyst

  • biomedical doctor

  • clinical embryologist

  • scientist in biomedicine

  • practitioner in biomedical science

  • biomedical researcher

  • medical scientist

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