NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Trovagene today said that it will collaborate with the PIO XII Foundation in Brazil to evaluate the performance of the firm's urine-based molecular assay for HPV types associated with cervical lesions.

The goal of the study is to determine if the test could potentially replace Pap smears as a primary screening tool for cervical cancer risk within Brazil's healthcare system.

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