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Non-Invasive Screening for Endometriosis
This invention is a diagnostic for endometriosis based on a screening method which uses menstrual samples to perform single-cell analysis of gene expression by PCR. This diagnostic test uses a unique panel of genes whose expression patterns can be used to distinguish between not only endometriosis positive and endometriosis negative samples, but al...
Published: 5/17/2018   |   Inventor(s): Nameer Kirma, Bruce Nicholson
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Category(s): Clinical Specialty > Women's Health, Diagnostics > Biomarkers
ANGPTL4 as prognostic marker for bladder cancer
Researchers at UT Health SA have discovered a less invasive method to monitor for recurrence of bladder cancer. Using Angiopoietin-like 4 protein (ANGPTL4) as a prognostic indicator, clinicians would be able to use a urine sample to monitor the likelihood of recurrence of non-muscle invasive bladder cancer. Background:Non-muscle invasive bladder ca...
Published: 3/6/2018   |   Inventor(s): Rita Ghosh, Roble Bedolla, Eduardo Cardenas, Neelam Mukherjee, Tiffani Houston
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Category(s): Diagnostics > Biomarkers, Clinical Specialty > Oncology, Clinical Specialty > Urology