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2012-12-25 05:01:54

New market research report “Tumor Markers: Innovative Technologies and Emerging Business Opportunities” worked out by Venture Planning Group (VPG) has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the study, further development of the tumor marker market will be spurred by the technological advancements in tumor diagnostics and treatment and introduction of new antigens. London, UK (PRWEB) December 24, 2012 Tumor markers form one of the most important segments...

2012-11-02 14:52:12

With active surveillance many men with prostate cancer could dispense with radiation treatment and surgery, and thus avoid adverse effects such as incontinence and impotence. This is the outcome of a study of almost 1,000 men diagnosed with prostate cancer conducted at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden. The introduction of PSA tests, which are used to screen for prostate cancer, offers early tumor detection, reducing mortality rates. At the same time, prostate cancer is...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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