NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Trovagene announced today that it will collaborate with the University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center on the best way to use its Trovera urine liquid biopsy test in the clinic.

Under the terms of the agreement, the partners will establish a framework for the use of Trovera and general best practices for liquid biopsy testing from urine. They will also develop algorithms to determine how and when to use liquid biopsy technology.

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