Liquid Biopsies Move In on Tissue Biopsies for Cancer Testing

In a typical surgical biopsy, a tissue sample is removed for analysis, by a procedure that can be costly, risky, and painful. Liquid biopsy assays offer a much-heralded alternative. They are usually less invasive, quicker, and more easily repeatable because they can analyze blood, urine, saliva, or cerebrospinal fluid. Read more.

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Author: Dr. Baek

- Scientist (Microbiology, Synthetic Biology, Molecular Biology). - Founder / CEO of the biotech company Peption LLC. - Passionate about biotechnological innovations to address important global health issues.

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