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Researchers from the University of Bradford, UK, have devised a simple blood test that can be used to diagnose whether people have cancer or not.
The modified Glasgow Prognostic Index has been reported to be an important prognostic indicator in a number of tumor types, including colorectal cancer .
That's when he realized he would need a lot more sophisticated tools -- including robotic surgery -- to get his body running smoothly again.
From Lynn Wilt's point of view, if a person has to have cancer, then they may as well have fun - and she does.
This summer, think carefully before you bring out and wear those tight-fitting thongs and other bathing suits and wear them in public.
Since the publication of two randomized controlled trials in 1996 demonstrating the effectiveness of fecal occult blood test in reducing colorectal cancer mortality, several public health initiatives have been introduced in Ontario to promote FOBT participation.
A former ECU football player says he is optimistic even though he was recently diagnosed with stage four colon cancer.
When a medical practitioner spots an uptick in one particular disease or diagnosis, it's a sure bet he or she will conduct some research.
MacroGenics, Inc. , a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and identifying innovative monoclonal antibody-based therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and autoimmune diseases, today announced that its investigational new drug for MGD007 has been cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to proceed with the Phase ... (more)
He serves on the board of trustees of the . Prior to joining Exact, Mr. Arora worked for Third Wave Technologies Inc., a molecular diagnostics company, from 2003 until its acquisition by Hologic Inc. in .
The Scandanavian Journal of Gastroenterology evaluated the effect of primary care physician counselling on participation rate and use of sedation in colonoscopy-based colorectal cancer screening program.
Correspondence: Dr P Muñoz or Dr M Esteller, Cancer Epigenetics and Biology Program , Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute , 3rd Floor, Hospital Duran i Reynals, Avda Gran Via Km 2.7, Barcelona, Catalonia 08908, Spain.
In the present study, to identify novel tumor-associated antigens , the proteins expressed in a panel of cancer cells were serologically screened by immunoblot analysis and the eukaryotic elongation factor 2 was identified as an antigen that was recognized by IgG autoantibody in sera from a group of patients with head and neck squamous cell ... (more)
New disease mapping techniques widely used in small-area studies enable disease distribution patterns to be identified and have become extremely popular in the field of public health.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 04:25 am
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