NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A team led by Arizona State University researcher Joshua LaBaer has identified a panel of autoantibodies that could be useful in diagnosing lung cancer.

The markers, detailed in a paper published this month in the Journal of Thoracic Oncology, could be particularly useful in helping clinicians determine whether lung lesions detected on CT scans are benign or malignant, LaBaer told GenomeWeb.

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