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Blood test can spot tumor-derived DNA in people with early-stage cancers

14:13 EDT 16 Aug 2017 | Science Daily

In a bid to detect cancers early and in a noninvasive way, scientists report they have developed a test that spots tiny amounts of cancer-specific DNA in blood and have used it to accurately identify more than half of 138 people with relatively early-stage colorectal, breast, lung and ovarian cancers.

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