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4DELF

Basics

Aliases:
This biomarker is also known as:
  • 4D-ELF,
  • Elastically scattering light fingerprinting,

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Description…

Identification of preneoplastic changes in histologically normal epithelium (the "field effect") could provide a powerful screening tool for colorectal cancer. A new generation of optical technology, 4-dimensional elastic light-scattering fingerprinting (4D-ELF), enables probing of the nanoscale/microscale architecture of living cells. Initial studies show that probing the nanoscale cellular architecture with 4D-ELF detect the earliest stages of colon carcinogenesis in the rat model of colon carcinogenesis. Future studies are necessary to explore the clinical applicability of this technology and elucidate the biological determinants of these microarchitectural changes.

Attributes

QA State: Under Review
Type: Proteomic
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Datasets

There are no datasets associated with this biomarker.

Organs

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Studies

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Publications

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Resources

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2015 Steering Committee Meeting

The next EDRN Steering Committee Meeting will take place March 31st through April 2nd, 2015, in Atlanta, Georgia.

Announcement 02/12/2015

Please register for the 29th EDRN Steering Committee Meeting in Atlanta, GA from March 31-April 2, 2015. The registration page has information about booking hotel rooms and a draft agenda of the meeting.

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