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Starting in the mid-1990s, the emphasis in clinical cancer research shifted towards therapies derived from biotechnology research, such as immunotherapy and gene therapy.
'Liquid' cancer test to replace invasive biopsies
The simple new test analysing cancer tumour DNA in the blood would replace invasive tissue biopsies. Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre clinician researcher Dr Sarah-Jane Dawson said looking for this circulating tumour DNA in blood had been like “looking ...
Exact Sciences' Cologuard cancer test debuts
Chris Updike, lab service engineer at Exact Sciences, demonstrates one step in the company's process to analyze the DNA in stool samples for the presence of colorectal cancer or pre-cancerous polyps. This microlab adds a test solution to four genes ...
Facts, Myths, and the Stool DNA Test
Madison company put many pieces together to develop a new cancer test
The road to developing Cologuard, a less onerous test for colorectal cancer than colonoscopy, has not been quick nor has it been easy. The first steps came 19 years ago when Stan Lapidus started Exact Sciences in 1995 in the Boston area. Lapidus is a ...
New at Home Colon Cancer Test Could Change the Course of History
New at Home Colon Cancer Test Could Change the Course of History. Exact Sciences innovative FDA approved, Cologuard test helps patients detect cancer early & more easily. 05:23 | 08/29/2014. Related Links: Watch: Square Wants to Give You Money ...
At-home colon cancer test a new option
A new test for colon cancer may attract people who've failed to get screened in the past because they were squeamish about colonoscopies or the prep required for them. Colorguard is an at-home test kit that uses DNA technology to find signs of cancer ...
Noninvasive DNA Test for Colorectal Cancer Gets FDA Thumbs-up
New At-Home Test Screens For Colon Cancer
Mayo Clinic offers at-home colon cancer screening test; critics cite concerns - Rick Kupchella's BringMeTheNews
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Mayo Clinic offers at-home colon cancer screening test; critics cite concerns
Rick Kupchella's BringMeTheNews
The American Cancer Society notes that a recent report estimated that 136,830 people in the U.S. will be diagnosed with colon cancer, and 50,310 people will die from it in 2014. “I am hopeful that the test's efficacy and convenience will result in ...
Mayo offers at-home colon cancer test; stool sample goes in the mail
Mayo Clinic Will Be First to Use Cologuard Home Cancer Test
Mayo Clinic to offer at-home colon cancer test
Illumina Partners With Big Pharma To Create New Genetic Tests For Cancer
Earlier this year, I met with Richard Klausner, Illumina's chief medical officer and the former director of the National Cancer Institute. He told me that he had been visiting large pharmaceutical companies with plans to develop a kind of master test ...
Illumina Joins Drugmakers To Make Cancer Test System
Illumina signs up big pharma for universal cancer test
FDA approves more reliable at-home screening test for colon cancer
The US Food and Drug Administration last week approved a new at-home stool test to screen for colon cancer that's better at detecting cancer than currently-used tests that check for hidden blood in the stool. Called Cologuard, it's the first non ...
Local family encouraged by new colon cancer screening
New At-Home Colon Cancer Test: FAQ
13, 2014 -- A new at-home colon cancer test that looks for DNA mutations in stool is more accurate than the stool test currently used, but it won't replace colonoscopies, experts say. The test, called Cologuard, is "another weapon in our arsenal for ...
CWRU, UH researchers' discovery behind first approved stool DNA colorectal ...
FDA approves first DNA-based test for colon cancer
FDA approves Exact Sciences DNA-based colon cancer test
New York Times (blog)
Prostate Cancer Screening Still Not Recommended for All
New York Times (blog)
A major European study has shown that blood test screening for prostate cancer saves lives, but doubts remain about whether the benefit is large enough to offset the harms caused by unnecessary biopsies and treatments that can render men incontinent ...
New blood test for prostate cancer improves diagnostic accuracy
Is the PSA Test Worth It?
Routine prostate cancer screening 'reduces deaths but leads to overdiagnosis'