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October 22, 2018 · Leave a Comment

Personalized screening: finding and treating breast cancer sooner

By Susan Buckles Susan Buckles (@susanbuckles)

This article originally appeared on the Center for Individualized Medicine blog on Oct. 15, 2018. Article by Sharon Rosen October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time to reflect on new, individualized approaches to detecting and treating a cancer that affects 1 in 8 American women. Deborah Rhodes, M.D. and her Mayo Clinic colleagues are […]

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Tags: breast cancer, Carrie Hruska, Center for Individualized Medicine, Deborah Rhodes, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, Michael O'Connor, Myra Wick

August 22, 2017 · Leave a Comment

Three genetic tests to improve prenatal screening

By Susan Buckles Susan Buckles (@susanbuckles)

Article by Sharon Rosen New genomic technology is reshaping perinatal screening, which is testing before and during pregnancy to assess the health of a baby. Now pregnant women can have their baby initially screened for genetic disorders, such as Down syndrome, through the use of a newer blood test that evaluates DNA from the placenta […]

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Tags: Center for Individualized Medicine, DNA, DNA testing, genetic testing, Mayo Clinic Laboratories, Myra Wick, personalized medicine

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