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2013-01-07 00:20:43

Blueprint could help guide treatment for patients who have exhausted all other options PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fox Chase Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, is now offering patients with advanced cancer a cutting-edge clinical test that will provide them with a unique blueprint of their cancer genes. The new clinical test, known as CancerCode-45(TM), evaluates an individual's tumor for genetic...

2011-06-13 23:01:00

PHILADELPHIA, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fox Chase Cancer Center, one of the nation's leading cancer research and treatment institutions, today announced it has entered into an agreement with Life Technologies Corporation that will underpin a new program to provide next-generation sequencing analysis of solid tumors. The agreement is a foundational element in the planned Cancer Genome Institute at Fox Chase, a facility that will foster new discoveries and treatments and establish the...