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LIFE SCIENCE TECHNOLOGIES: Panning the Proteome for Biomarker Gold

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Science  31 Aug 2012:
Vol. 337, Issue 6098, pp. 1120-1122
DOI: 10.1126/science.337.6098.1120

Summary

Targeted proteomics is homing in on promising biomarkers to help screen for cancer and guide patient treatment, but much work still needs to be done to validate these biomarkers and develop technology capable of bringing them to the clinic.