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Underused cancer test could improve treatment for thousands

20:00 EDT 20 Jun 2017 | AAAS

(Mayo Clinic) A simple blood test could improve treatment for more than 1 in 6 stage 2 colon cancer patients, suggests new Mayo Clinic research. The researchers also discovered that many patients who could benefit from the test likely aren't receiving it. The findings were published in the Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery.

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