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Understanding Cancer Series

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  • Posted: 01/28/2005
  • Reviewed: 09/01/2006

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Finding Subsets

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After laser capture microdissection, scientists can extract the proteins and use 2-D gels, protein lysate microarrays, and/or mass spectrometry to separate and identify subsets of proteins that may then serve as unique markers for a particular cancer cell type.

Finding Subsets