ICYMI: August 28, 2015

Published on September 1, 2015

Updated on November 1, 2019


Feature Story

Blood Test Could Predict Breast Cancer’s Return

THURSDAY, August 27, 2015 (Discovery News) — An experimental blood test may be able to predict whether a woman with breast cancer will suffer a relapse months before new tumors would be detectable on scans, researchers said Wednesday.

The technology, described in the journal Science Translational Medicine, works by detecting cancer DNA that circulates in the bloodstream.

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