Tag: New blood test can check for at least 50 types of cancer before symptoms of disease

New blood test can check for at least 50 types of cancer before symptoms of disease

April 1, 2020

New research from the UK and US, including the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DF) and University College London, has found a simple blood test can screen for more than 50 types of cancer. The test looks for telltale chemical changes to cell-free DNA that leak from tumours into the bloodstream, with mostly (96%) accurate diagnoses. The […]

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