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

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From Patterns to Screening Tool

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Researchers used the protein patterns they had collected from the ovarian cancer patients along with an artificial intelligence computer program to create and train a new bioinformatics-based screening tool. The program was designed to recognize the presence or absence of ovarian cancer in blood samples of unknown cancer status. 

From Patterns to Screening Tool