Biomarker panel may help diagnose colorectal cancer in high-risk IBD patients
6 monthes ago - By Healio
A panel of methylation biomarkers helped identify colorectal dysplasia and cancer in high risk patients with inflammatory bowel disease, according to research published in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases.
Gabriel Capellá, MD, PhD, of L'Hospitalet de Llobregat in Barcelona, Spain, and colleagues wrote that the panel could help physicians make an early diagnosis in this population where identifying polyps can be difficult.
“Patients with IBD can present dysplasia with different forms: localized, flat, diffuse, multifocal, or polypoid, making detection difficult for the pathologist
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Biomarkers responsible for exhaustion in cancer linked to fatigue in Parkinson's disease
6 monthes ago - By News Medical
Biological markers responsible for extreme exhaustion in patients with cancer have now been linked to fatigue in those with Parkinson's disease, according to new research from Rice University.
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