HealthLinx’s OvPlex

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HealthLinx, in collaboration with ARL Pathology, this week launched OvPlex, an early-stage test for ovarian cancer detection, in Australia. 
 
OvPlex detects the presence of five protein biomarkers linked to ovarian caner in patient blood samples. HealthLinx claims that its biomarker panel can detect cancer with greater accuracy than the biomarker CA125.
 
In clinical trials, the test yielded 89.2 percent sensitivity and 93.9 percent specificity.
 

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