Pilot Study Results Spur Epigenomics to Develop New Lung Cancer-Detection Dx | GenomeWeb
A pilot study performed by Epigenomics showing the ability of two biomarkers to detect lung cancer from bronchial lavage specimens may embolden the company to develop a diagnostic test for the condition, the firm announced last week.
A bronchial lavage, a washout of the alveolar compartment of the lung, is routinely taken during bronchoscopies performed to diagnose lung cancer.

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