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Study affirms value of epigenetic test for markers of prostate cancer

A multicenter team of researchers report that a commercial test designed to rule out the presence of genetic biomarkers of prostate cancer may be accurate enough to exclude the need for repeat prostate biopsies in many - if not most - men.

“Often, one biopsy is not enough to definitively rule out prostate cancer,”… Study affirms value of epigenetic test for markers of prostate cancer   



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