NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Laboratory Corporation of America plans to commercialize a blood-based assay for early-stage lung cancer detection that was developed by Duke University Medical Center, the company said today.
Working under an exclusive license agreement, Burlington, NC-based LabCorp plans to market the serum protein assay, which is based on research published in a recent issue of the Journal of Clinical Oncology. The assay could serve as a useful complement to imaging studies, the company said. 

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