News tagged with biomarker

Scientists improve biomarker detection technique

Scientists from NPL's Biotechnology group have developed a new strategy to enable quicker and more precise detection of biomarkers - proteins which indicate disease. The work marks a new research direction for the group, ...

dateSep 02, 2010 in Biochemistry
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Alphavirus-based vaccine may slow some cancers

An experimental vaccine based on a virus that causes encephalitis in the wild appears to block tumor growth in some cases of advanced cancer, according to researchers at Duke University Medical Center. Scientists say the ...

dateAug 02, 2010 in Cancer
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