TITLE

Response Biomedical to Co-Develop Prostate Cancer Test

PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Worldwide Biotech;Nov99, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the agreement of Response Biomedical Corp. with Larry Goldenberg and Martin Gleave of the Prostate Centre at Vancouver Hospital to co-develop a test to detect prostate cancer using Response's patented RAMP diagnostic system.
ACCESSION #
2435867

 

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