TITLE

BIOCUREX CANCER MONITORING DATA TO BE PRESENTED AT MEETING

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Worldwide Biotech;Sep2010, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the International Society of Oncology and Biomarkers Congress Scientific Committee's acceptance of BioCurex Inc.'s presentation about the RECAF blood test potential to monitor cancer recurrence and treatment. BioCurex chief executive officer Ricardo Moro has also been invited to co-chair a panel discussion on biomarker statistics and present challenges in developing cancer markers at the meeting, which will be held in September 2010 in Munich, Germany. The importance of an affordable and reliable cancer marker test is described.
ACCESSION #
53281241

 

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