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October 26th, 2015

Blood Test May Predict Cancer Recurrences Earlier than Standard Methods


A blood test that can detect circulating DNA from cancer cells appears to accurately predict the risk of a breast cancer recurrence 8 months earlier than standard detection methods among women with high-risk breast cancer. However, further study is necessary to confirm these findings and understand their benefit in a clinical setting. These results were […]

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