Life Tech Developing CastPCR Method to Detect Rare Tumor Cells in FFPE Tissue, Blood | GenomeWeb

By Ben Butkus

DUBLIN – Life Technologies is developing a TaqMan-based qPCR method that can directly detect rare mutations such as those found in formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tumor cells or rare circulating tumor cells in patients' blood, a Life Tech research scientist said this week.

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