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Identifying the molecular profile of a tumor where the primary site is unknown is crucial to the choice of treatment, the 2013 European Cancer Congress (ECC2013), will hear on Monday.
SAN DIEGO, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Prometheus Laboratories Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical and diagnostic company, announced that it will report new data on its proprietary oncology diagnostic platform, a novel technology that forms the basis of the Company's recently announced collaboration with Bayer Schering Pharma AG.
Results of a recent study have led researchers to discover a method of identifying the source of unfamiliar cancers.
Scientists said on Wednesday that a gene which is usually missing in a common, aggressive childhood cancer suppresses the metastasis, or spread, of the disease to other parts of the body.
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