Researchers Working on Non-Invasive Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Using Urine Sample

Researchers Working on Non-Invasive Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Using Urine Sample
Screening hundreds of proteins in prostatic secretions from prostate cancer patients allowed researchers to identify protein signatures capable of detecting prostate cancer and distinguish aggressive from benign forms, paving the wave for a urine sample test to diagnose the disease. The study, “Targeted proteomics identifies liquid-biopsy signatures for extracapsular prostate cancer,” published in the journal Nature Communications, is

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Magdalena holds an MSc in Pharmaceutical Bioscience and an interdisciplinary PhD merging the fields of psychiatry, immunology and neuropharmacology. Her previous research focused on metabolic and immunologic changes in psychotic disorders. She is now focusing on science writing, allowing her to culture her passion for medical science and human health.

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