At the invitation of the Medical Service, a blood test is suggested : you can now choose the date and time and register by yourself. Blood tests at CERN Medical Service are carried out by a nurse from the Proxilis laboratory between 7:45am and 9:30am, Monday through Friday.
The blood test consists of:
- A haematological test: a red blood cell count, white blood cell count, platelet count, hemaglobin levels and leucocytic formula.
- A biochemical test: glucose levels, urea, total cholesterol, HDL cholesterol, triglycerides, creatinine, transaminases, (alanine transaminase - ALT and asparate transaminase - AST), gamma-glutamyltransferase (GGT) and LDL cholesterol.