News | News By Subject | News by Disease News By Date | Search News
Get Our FREE
Industry eNewsletter
email:    
   

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Researchers Discover Cellular Signals Between Pancreatic Cancer Tumors and Saliva


10/9/2013 7:22:07 AM

free biotech news Get the latest biotech news where you want it. Sign up for the free GenePool newsletter today!

Pancreatic cancer is one of the deadliest forms of cancer. Most of those with the disease will die within the first year of diagnosis, and just 6 percent will survive five years. The disease is typically diagnosed through an invasive and complicated biopsy. But a discovery by researchers at the UCLA School of Dentistry may be one major step toward creating a noninvasive tool that would enable clinicians and oncologists to detect pancreatic cancer through a simple risk assessment test using saliva.

Hey, check out all the engineering jobs. Post your resume today!

Read at Physorg.com
Read at News Release


comments powered by Disqus
   

ADD TO DEL.ICIO.US    ADD TO DIGG    ADD TO FURL    ADD TO STUMBLEUPON    ADD TO TECHNORATI FAVORITES