New ‘biopsy in a blood test’ to detect cancer

Scientists and cancer physicians have successfully demonstrated the effectiveness of an advanced blood test for detecting and analyzing circulating tumor cells — breakaway cells from patients’ solid tumors — from cancer patients. The findings show that the highly sensitive blood analysis provides information that may soon be comparable to that from some types of surgical biopsies.

Quoted from New ‘biopsy in a blood test’ to detect cancer on ScienceDaily: Top News

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