• Tissue-based PCa assays not robust to multifocality

    3 monthes ago - By Modern Medicine

    Chicago- Tissue-based prognostic biomarker assays for prostate cancer are not robust to tumor multifocality and heterogeneity, according to research presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology annual meeting in Chicago.
    This finding speaks to the need for further studies to enable better identification of the biologically dominant lesion in patients with multifocal disease and/or the development of better prognostic techniques, said first author Simpa S. Salami, MD, clinical lecturer and urologic oncology fellow, department of urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, working...
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