NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Cancer Institute is making two newly developed cancer biomarker technologies available for licensing, one for early diagnosis of ovarian cancer and one to predict patient response to chemotherapy.
 
The NCI’s Cell and Cancer Biology branch today issued details about the technology that addresses ovarian cancer, which it said is the fifth most common cancer in US women, and which killed more than 15,000 women in the US in 2006, making it three times more deadly than breast cancer.

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