Cancer Biomarkers: Are We Ready for the Prime Time?

@inproceedings{Mishra2010CancerBA,
  title={Cancer Biomarkers: Are We Ready for the Prime Time? },
  author={Alok Mishra and Mukesh Verma},
  booktitle={Cancers},
  year={2010}
}
A biomarker is a characteristic that is objectively measured and evaluated as an indicator of normal biologic processes, pathogenic processes, or pharmacologic responses to a therapeutic intervention. In cancer, a biomarker refers to a substance or process that is indicative of the presence of cancer in the body. A biomarker might be either a molecule… CONTINUE READING