Recent research demonstrates that the ratio of abdominal fat to peripheral fat is a significant independent predictor of cancer.
Browsing: early detection
Researchers have identified a panel of biomarkers in serum samples that could accurately detect the early stages of pancreatic cancer.
Researchers have developed an innovative technique to detect tumor DNA in blood with a greater degree of sensitivity and precision.
Skin cancer screening: recommendations for data-driven screening guidelines & a review of the US Preventative Services Task Force controversy
In this review article, over 50 leaders in the dermatology field critically assess current screening practice for melanoma in an effort to propose rational, risk-based, data-driven guidelines for skin cancer screening.
New perspective piece brings together the opinions of over 50 leading experts in the skin cancer field to assess controversies in current melanoma screening guidelines, as well as provide their own data-derived recommendations.
A test measuring levels of particular chemicals in the breath demonstrated encouraging results for the detection of stomach and esophageal cancer in a large patient trial.
A team of researchers have developed a digital polymerase chain reaction assay which may greatly improve the detection of cancer cells within blood.
Researchers have demonstrated the potential prognostic value of the uterine microbiome in the development of endometrial cancer.
The authors prospectively discuss the three main approaches in the blood-biopsy field of lung cancer patients and its clinical applications in patient management
Researchers have developed a novel implantable device that may assist in improving breast cancer survival rates by slowing the development of metastatic tumors.