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Novel Biomarker Identified for Two Different Cancers

A new biomarker linked to better outcomes for patients with head and neck cancers and non-small-cell lung cancer has been identified.   More...
17 Apr 2014

Imaging and Blood Test Work Together to Optimize Evaluation of Ovarian Cancer Risk

A new US Food and Drug Administration-cleared blood test that measures the levels of five proteins and then uses a proprietary algorithm and software to calculate a single risk score has been the topic of recent research comparing the test to two imaging modalities.  More...
15 Apr 2014

American Diagnostic Laboratory Offers Genetic Test for Calreticlin Gene Mutations

A new diagnostic test that detects mutations in the gene encoding for the protein calreticulin is expected to help physicians identify patients with certain types of myeloproliferative neoplasms, which are blood cancers that have the potential to evolve into acute leukemia.  More...
14 Apr 2014

A Specific Mutation Links Some Forms of Inherited Melanoma

A mutation that inactivates the POT1 gene has been linked to the development of an inherited form of melanoma.  More...
09 Apr 2014

Blood Test Detects Tumor Markers Using Laser-Stimulated Fluorescence

Tumor markers in the blood help determine whether the patient is afflicted with a malign tumor and whether it is excreting markers more vigorously involving highly specific proteins.  More...
09 Apr 2014

Genetic Cause Found for Rare Aggressive Ovarian Cancer

The genetic cause of a rare type of ovarian cancer known as small cell carcinoma of the ovary, hypercalcemic type, that most often strikes girls and young women has been revealed.  More...
09 Apr 2014

Proteomic Methods Diagnose Pancreatic Cancer

A method has been developed that identifies pancreatic cancer's visible precursors with 97% certainty, and is expected to aid in the early discovery of the cancer as well as minimize the risk of unnecessary surgery.    More...
08 Apr 2014

The Pathology channel details advances in the field of Surgical Pathology and all its subspecialties, including Cytopathology and its subspecialties.
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