Lung cancer blood test steps closer with new biomarker discovery

Possible new biomarker in lung cancer

It is estimated that more than 158,000 people in the US will die from lung cancer this year, emphasizing the need for earlier detection of the disease, leading to better treatment outcomes. Now, researchers have discovered a biomarker that could lead to a highly accurate blood test for early detection of nonsmall cell lung cancer – the most common form of the disease.

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