Calling for Stronger Clinical Focus, Researchers Question Priorities of NCI's CPTAC Initiative | GenomeWeb

By Adam Bonislawski

Last summer, the National Cancer Institute launched the second phase of its Clinical Proteomic Technologies for Cancer initiative – the Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium, a five-year, $75 million- to $120 million-project aimed at discovering and verifying protein biomarkers linked to various forms of cancer (PM 8/26/2011).

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