Tag: liquid biopsy

Liquid biopsy test shows promise for detecting early-stage colorectal cancer

A new study has found that a test that identifies circulating tumour cells (CTCs) present in the bloodstream can detect colorectal cancer at an...
Cluster of two well-preserved tumour cells obtained by left hypogastric artery sampling

Selective liquid biopsy yields promising results

Laboratory techniques that make genetic profiling and mutation monitoring of tumours more readily accessible than by direct tissue biopsy have recently been introduced. These...