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New method to test breast lesions could better detect cancer, save money by reducing repeat biopsies

  • Posted: May 31, 2013

A newly developed, single-step Raman spectroscopy algorithm has the potential to simultaneously detect microcalcifications and enable diagnosis of the associated breast lesions with high precision, according to data from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (home of the David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research) published in Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.

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