Canadian Ovarian Cancer Biomarker Project Funded with C$5M | GenomeWeb

By Matt Jones

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Researchers across Canada will use C$5 million (US$4.9 million) in funding from the Terry Fox Research Institute and the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer to create a new validation system for stratifying ovarian cancer patients based on biomarkers and to predict which patients will respond to standard treatments, TFRI said Thursday.

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