‘Life-changing’ blood test identifies bipolar disorder

A French medical company has developed a blood test to diagnose bipolar disorder which it says will be life-changing for sufferers.

Montpellier-based Alcediag, which specialises in innovative medical tests, expects its invention to have a big impact, as current methods can take up to seven years to diagnose the condition.

It says the test will be on the market this year.

Director Dinah Weissmann said: “We will be carrying out market tests in 2020 and we’re also applying ...

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