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Massion 4-marker FISH panel for lung cancer

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The combination of these 4 probes, TP63, MYC, CEP3, and CEP6, offered a sensitivity of 82% for lung cancer and a specificity of 58%. These results indicate that specific cytogenetic alterations present in preinvasive lung lesions are closely associated with the diagnosis of lung cancer and may therefore have value in assessing lung cancer risk.

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There are no datasets associated with this biomarker.

Organs

The following organs have data associated with this biomarker…

Lung

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Phase: Two
QA State: Curated

Overview

In this study, we found that the high frequency of non-coding centromeric alterations (CEP3 and CEP 6) was independently associated with a diagnosis of lung cancer (Table 2), and therefore although not specifically linked to tumorigenesis, it is probably part of the genomic instability coming along with the disease process.

Studies

This biomarker is currently being annotated or is under review. You must be logged in or do not have permission to view any additional information. Contact Heather Kincaid at heather.kincaid@jpl.nasa.gov if you should have access to this biomarker.

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Announcement 09/14/2014

Thank you to everyone who helped make the 9th EDRN Scientific Workshop a success. We look forward to seeing everyone at the 28th EDRN Steering Committee Meeting from March 31-April 2, 2015, in Atlanta, GA.

Announcement 06/05/2014


Funding Opportunity Available

Both RFAs for Molecular and Cellular Characterization of Screen-Detected Lesions have been published.

RFA-CA-14-010.html

and

RFA-CA-14-011.html