News tagged with biomarkers

Finding the 'fingerprints' of prostate cancer

(PhysOrg.com) -- Dr. Dan Mercola has identified genetic biomarkers -- or 'fingerprints' -- of prostate cancer that yield specific information about tumors, permitting earlier detection and more effective treatment.

dateNov 23, 2010 in Cancer
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Clues to thyroid cancer unlocked

Researchers at the University of Toronto and Mount Sinai Hospital have utilized proteomic technologies to discover proteins secreted by thyroid cancer cell lines to identify and characterize potential biomarkers for the future ...

dateNov 16, 2010 in Cancer
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Breast cancer: Reducing the risk of unnecessary chemo

Published in Nature Communications, NRC researchers have developed a tool to determine which breast cancer patients have little risk of their disease recurring. The tool -- an algorithm that identifies "gene expression signatures" ...

dateNov 08, 2010 in Cancer
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