Cancer : one

Cancer : one more step toward a blood test

Through a single blood test, researchers at the John Hopkins university (United States) were able to detect the 8 most common cancers (ovary, liver, stomach, pancreas, esophagus, colon, lung and breast) Presented in Science, this test baptised CancerSeek is based on detection of DNA fragments carrying mutations characteristic of cancer, and protein markers. The combination […]

Cancer: one more

Cancer: one more step toward a blood test

Through a single blood test, researchers at the John Hopkins university (United States) were able to detect the 8 most common cancers (ovary, liver, stomach, pancreas, esophagus, colon, lung and breast) Presented in Science, this test baptised CancerSeek is based on detection of DNA fragments carrying mutations characteristic of cancer, and protein markers. The combination […]