Tag: spectrometry

Innovation, Research

New breath test shows promising results for detection of stomach and oesophageal cancers

January 30, 2017

Via: The Medical News

A test that measures the levels of five chemicals in the breath has shown promising results for the detection of cancers of the oesophagus and stomach in a large patient trial presented at the European Cancer Congress 2017. Together, stomach […]

Innovation, Medical Devices

Researchers Unveil Surface Sampling Probe for Intraoperative Biopsies

June 23, 2015

Via: Medgadget

The Oak Ridge National Laboratory, known best for nuclear weapons research, has developed a surface sampling probe that may replace professional pathologists in identifying cancerous tissue during surgeries. Currently, samples are taken to the pathology lab to confirm that all […]