By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A team of researchers from Johns Hopkins University and Life Technologies has developed a sequencing-based method for finding rearrangements in individual tumors — identifying biomarkers that could subsequently be used to track cancer using patient blood samples.

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