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New Blood Test Can Detect Rejection by Antibodies after Kidney Transplant
New Blood Test Can Detect Rejection by Antibodies after Kidney Transplant
KU Leuven | Aug 2, 2019
KU Leuven kidney specialists develop non-invasive biomarker for detection rejection
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Blood Test May Predict Risk of Recurrence for Breast Cancer Patients
Blood Test May Predict Risk of Recurrence for Breast Cancer Patients
City of Hope | Jul 10, 2019
City of Hope scientists are trying to change how doctors treat patients with solid tumors
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New, Noninvasive Test for Bowel Diseases
New, Noninvasive Test for Bowel Diseases
The Physiological Society | Jul 1, 2019
Novel method may help screen and monitor treatment of gut diseases using only a small sample of blood and stool
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Researchers Develop New Blood Test for Faster, Cheaper and More Accurate Detection of Alzheimer’s Disease
Researchers Develop New Blood Test for Faster, Cheaper and More Accurate Detection of Alzheimer’s Disease
National University of Singapore | Jun 25, 2019
Using just a tiny drop of blood, the APEX system detects AD and mild cognitive impairment in less than one hour
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New Blood Test Uses DNA 'Packaging' Patterns to Detect Multiple Cancer Types
New Blood Test Uses DNA 'Packaging' Patterns to Detect Multiple Cancer Types
Johns Hopkins Medicine | May 30, 2019
The test can detect the presence of seven different types of cancer by spotting unique patterns in the fragmentation of DNA shed from cancer cells
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Blood Samples to Help Select the Right Early Phase Clinical Trials for Cancer Patients
Blood Samples to Help Select the Right Early Phase Clinical Trials for Cancer Patients
Cancer Research UK | Apr 22, 2019
Study shows that a blood test can be carried out and analyzed in a time-frame that can help clinicians select a matched, targeted treatment
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Blood-Based Colon Cancer Screen Shows Promise
Blood-Based Colon Cancer Screen Shows Promise
University of Wisconsin-Madison | Apr 9, 2019
Scientists have identified four blood-based fingerprints associated with the pre-cancerous forms of colon cancer
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Simple Blood Test Could Determine Preterm Birth Rate in Low-Resource Countries
Simple Blood Test Could Determine Preterm Birth Rate in Low-Resource Countries
The Ottawa Hospital | Mar 20, 2019
Study shows blood test and mathematical model can accurately identify preterm babies without ultrasound
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New Combination Blood Test for Pancreatic Cancer May Catch Disease Earlier
New Combination Blood Test for Pancreatic Cancer May Catch Disease Earlier
Van Andel Research Institute | Jan 18, 2019
When combined with an existing test, new test detects nearly 70 percent of pancreatic cancers with a less than 5 percent false-positive rate
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Blood Test to Diagnose Alzheimer's Disease Under Development
Blood Test to Diagnose Alzheimer's Disease Under Development
Brigham and Women's Hospital | Dec 7, 2018
Investigators evaluate a blood test to detect tau, a hallmark of Alzheimer's disease