https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/bloodsample_1350x450.jpg 450 1350 Ben Armstrong /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Ben Armstrong2020-05-15 13:20:412020-05-15 15:18:05Analysing the epigenome: a new way to screen for cancer
Could the DNA in our bloodstream provide a way to detect cancer? Recent research looks at a novel approach to screening through a new type of blood test
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A newly published study could mark a major milestone in understanding the microbiome and the role in can play in disease development
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You’ve seen the headlines and heard people talk about having ‘the gene for’ x, y or z – but do you know the facts behind the headlines?
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Survival rates for breast cancer are better than ever, but what can a focus on genomics bring to the table?
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Blood test could ‘change the way we screen for cancer’, though more research is needed to ensure its efficacy in a real-world screening context
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Today's monoclonal antibody treatments benefit some patients but can be harmful to others; the search for reliable predictive biomarkers is on
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Patients in London and Manchester the first to benefit from methods to better predict, prevent and treat breast cancer, with aims to roll out nationally
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New project launched at Cancer Research Cambridge Institute helps to bring medicine based on DNA sequencing to the clinic
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Examining the promises and challenges of exciting advances taking place in genetic testing, aiming to improve diagnosis and reduce patient risk
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Less-invasive method touted as potentially revolutionary for cancer care – could this mean the end for tissue biopsies?
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The RCN Congress is a key annual event in the nursing calendar and provides a forum for nursing practitioners to meet, learn, develop and share best practice.