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IIT Roorkee researchers identify new method to detect breast, ovarian cancer

Roorkee | India

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee have found a new method to detect breast and ovarian cancer, responsible for one fifth of cancer-related deaths worldwide. The research published in the journal, ‘FASEB Bioadvances’ details the use of whole saliva as a body fluid for early detection of breast and ovarian cancers, as opposed to the traditional method of using blood samples.

The Hindu Business Line | Last Updated : 16-Apr-19

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