TITLE

SALIVA USED TO DETECT HEAD, NECK CANCER

PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Feb2005, Vol. 136 Issue 2, p148
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on research published in the December 15, 2004, issue of the journal “Clinical Cancer Research” indicating that RNA in saliva can be used to detect head and neck cancer. Number of clinically distinct types of RNA that people have in their saliva; Capability of a combination of four RNA biomarkers to provide a detectable signature for head and neck cancer.
ACCESSION #
16198621

 

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