An Antibody-based Blood Test Utilizing a Panel of Biomarkers as a New Method for Improved Breast Cancer Diagnosis

@inproceedings{Yahalom2013AnAB,
  title={An Antibody-based Blood Test Utilizing a Panel of Biomarkers as a New Method for Improved Breast Cancer Diagnosis},
  author={Galit Yahalom and Daria Weiss and Ilya Novikov and Therese Bartholomew Bevers and Laszlo G. Radvanyi and Mei Liu and Benjamin Piura and Stefano Iacobelli and Maria Teresa Sandri and Enrico Cassano and Tanir Allweis and Arie Bitterman and Pnina Engelman and Luis M. Vence and Marvin M. Rosenberg},
  booktitle={Biomarkers in cancer},
  year={2013}
}
In order to develop a new tool for diagnosis of breast cancer based on autoantibodies against a panel of biomarkers, a clinical trial including blood samples from 507 subjects was conducted. All subjects showed a breast abnormality on exam or breast imaging and final biopsy pathology of either breast cancer patients or healthy controls. Using an enzyme… CONTINUE READING