Norfolk: Advanced Cancer Screening Confirmed For 2013
19 December 2012, 05:00
Its after the government announced more advanced testing would be trialled at 6 hospitals around the country.
The Norfolk and Norwich Hospital is one of the places chosen to try the tests before its used across the country.
They will be trialled as part of the government's plan into offering more advanced screening for cervical and bowel cancer.
The new tests will check for traces of the HPV virus, which is linked to cervical cancer, as well as cell changes.
When the pilot is finished in Norfolk, it'll be rolled out across the rest of the country.