Abstract 916: A multidimensional analysis of predictive biomarkers in colorectal cancer

@inproceedings{Mariani2014Abstract9A,
  title={Abstract 916: A multidimensional analysis of predictive biomarkers in colorectal cancer},
  author={Marisa Mariani and Shiquan He and Mark Mchugh and Mirko Andreoli and Deep Pandya and Steven C Sieber and Zheyang Wu and Paul N. Fiedler and Shohreh Shahabi and Cristiano Ferlini},
  year={2014}
}
Background: CRC cancer is one of the deadliest diseases in Western countries. In order to develop predictive biomarkers for CRC (colorectal cancer) aggressiveness, we analyzed retrospectively 267 CRC patients via a novel, multidimensional biomarker platform. Methods: Using nanofluidic technology for qPCR analysis and quantitative fluorescent immunohistochemistry for protein analysis, we assessed 33 microRNAs, 124 mRNAs and 9 protein antigens. Analysis was conducted in each single dimension… CONTINUE READING