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Somatic Mutations in Cancer-Free Individuals: A Liquid Biopsy Connection


  • Andrew Ford
  • Charmaine Brown
  • Chen-Hsiung Yeh

    (Circulogene Theranostics, USA)


Somatic mutations have been perceived as the causal event in the origin of the vast majority of cancers. Advanced massively parallel, highthroughput DNA sequencing have enabled the comprehensive characterization of somatic mutations in a large number of tumor samples for precision and personalized therapy.

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  • Andrew Ford & Charmaine Brown & Chen-Hsiung Yeh, 2018. "Somatic Mutations in Cancer-Free Individuals: A Liquid Biopsy Connection," Open Access Journal of Oncology and Medicine, Lupine Publishers, LLC, vol. 1(1), pages 1-4, january.
  • Handle: RePEc:abr:joajom:v:1:y:2018:i:1:p:1-4
    DOI: 10.32474/OAJOM.2018.01.000101

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