AACR released an abstract of the study today, ahead of the presentation of the results on April 2, 2017, during the AACR 2017 annual meeting. The findings from the study of 398 patients (311 controls and 87 cancers) demonstrate that biomarkers in plasma achieved high accuracy for all types and stages of lung cancer. Using two independent regression modeling approaches, a panel of four novel methylated DNA markers demonstrated a sensitivity of 91-96 percent at a specificity of 90-94
Since 2004, Mayo Clinic and ASU have supported new, collaborative research projects between researchers at both institutions a Seed Grant Program. The intention of the program is to support interdisciplinary and translational joint research projects between Mayo Clinic and ASU.
The Mayo Clinic-Arizona State University Team Science Grants in Biomedical Sensing, Functional Restoration, and Biomedical Imaging/ Informatics aims to foster multidisciplinary teams jointly led by faculty from both institutions to develop high-impact, transformative solutions to address unmet clinical needs of patients. Three selected projects under this program will begin in Fall 2016.
The Mayo Clinic , established in 2008, was one of pioneers of innovation in healthcare. It has since worked on over 270 projects and is often looked to as a role model for using design in healthcare.Mayo Clinic issued an open letter stating the healthcare reform bills as written in July 2009 would not reduce costs or increase quality nationwide.
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