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A biomarker has shown great promise in predicting brain atrophy in patients with Alzheimer's disease. According to John DeBernardis, President and CEO of Applied NeuroSolutions and a co-author of t ...


Researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center have identified a panel of 22 biomarkers that together provide a more accurate screening for prostate cancer than the current pros ...


A health economics analysis found that adding a new alcohol biomarker test to patients' revelations about their drinking habits could lower the cost of caring for patients with chronic illnesses like ...


Johns Hopkins researchers found that a protein found only in cerebrospinal fluid ( CSF ) that they say might be useful in identifying a subgroup of patients with multiple sclerosis or identifying thos ...


A blood test for patients with coronary heart disease could help predict their risk for subsequent cardiovascular events or death. Risk stratification for cardiovascular events among the general po ...


Researchers have identified a set of biomarkers that could help clinicians identify a group of hematologic malignancies known as myelodysplastic syndromes ( MDS ), which affect approximately 300,000 i ...


The average 5-year survival for colorectal cancer ( CRC ) is less than 10% if metastasis occurs, but can reach 90% if detected early. A new non-invasive test has been developed that measures methylati ...


The management of metastatic breast cancer requires monitoring of the tumor burden to determine the response to treatment, and improved biomarkers are needed. Biomarkers such as cancer antigen 15-3 ( ...


Biomarkers for the early diagnosis of patients with pancreatic cancer are needed to improve prognosis. A study has described differences in microRNA expression in whole blood between patients with pan ...


Researchers at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute ( Orlando, Florida; United States ) have identified a set of RNA molecules that are detectable in tissue samples and urine of prostate cancer ...


Measurement of circulating tumor DNA ( ctDNA ) in blood can be used to detect disease recurrence in patients with a curable form of cancer known as diffuse large B-cell lymphoma ( DLBCL ). In most p ...


Liquid biopsies can detect biomarkers carrying information on the development and progression of cancer. Researchers demonstrated that a 24 plasma-based microRNA signature classifier ( MSC ) was capab ...