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Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Academic names of biomedical laboratory scientist and technologist in university

Job titles Academic names
Korea Medical Technologist -Biomedical laboratory science, clinical laboratory science, medical laboratory science, clinical pathology (in sequence)
Japan Medical Technologist -Clinical laboratory science, medical laboratory science, medical technology (in sequence)
US MLS/MT/Others* -Medical laboratory science, clinical laboratory science, medical technology (in sequence); etc+
UK Biomedical Scientist -Biomedical science, applied biomedical science, healthcare science (infection sciences, blood sciences, cell sciences, gene sciences++)
Sweden Biomedical Analyst -Biomedical laboratory science (biomedical laboratory science course, clinical physiology course)

*See Table 2.

+Histotechnology; cytotechnology; cytogenetic technology; clinical molecular biology.

++They specialize in one of four areas.

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