Urine liquid biopsies

Urine liquid biopsies as a promising biomarker source

The concept of “precision medicine,” an emerging approach using the genetic changes in a patient’s tumor to determine their disease treatment and prevention, can be seen as a new epoch in cancer management. Extracellular vesicles and exosomes are of high interest in the scientific community due to their role in intercellular communications. Especially the role… Read article →



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Circulating Biomarkers World Congress 2019

This year the SelectBIO Annual Circulating Biomarkers World Congress 2019 took place on Coronado Island in San Diego, California. Researchers from all over the world who are interested in the most up-to-date technologies gathered to share and advance their expertise on the various classes of circulating biomarkers and their emerging applications. Visitors were able to… Read article →


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Celebrate National DNA Day on April 25th

National DNA Day is celebrated on April 25 each year and commemorates two of the biggest scientific milestones – the discovery of the DNA double helix in 1953, and the successful completion of the Human Genome Project in 2003. Looking at the historical timeline of DNA, the landmark discovery of James Watson, Francis Crick and… Read article →