Tag: cancer detection

Prevention with a capital ‘P’

Posted by on August 31, 2016

Cancer-detection device poised to save lives The early detection of cancer through screening techniques such as mammograms saves thousands of lives annually. Yinfa Ma is out to save thousands more through an easier and less costly approach.

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S&T researcher develops technique to detect breast cancer in urine

Posted by on May 28, 2013

A Missouri University of Science and Technology researcher has developed a new screening method that uses urinalysis to diagnose breast cancer – and determine its severity – before it could be detected with a mammogram.  A study to confirm this technique’s effectiveness is under way at Mercy Breast Center in Springfield, Mo.

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