LabTests Online UK contains an excellent description on what happens to a blood sample within the clinical laboratory. This provides a good insight as to the day-to-day working of a clinical laboratory.
Download the video below (3.4 MB wmv file) for a short view around a biochemistry laboratory. The lab shown is at Hull Royal Infirmary and has been provided by Ian Hanning, Consultant Clinical Scientist.
CLICK HERE to play the video (Click to play, or right-click and 'save as' to download to your hard drive)