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A biomarker is a biological molecule found in blood, other body fluids, or tissues that is a sign of a normal or abnormal process, or of a condition or disease. A biomarker may be used to see how well the body responds to a treatment for a disease or condition. Also called molecular marker and signature molecule.
Dynamic, customized treatment approaches for gastroesophageal cancers may improve survival rates

Dynamic, customized treatment approaches for gastroesophageal cancers may improve survival rates

Abnormal hyperactivation in the brain could be an early biomarker of Alzheimer's disease

Abnormal hyperactivation in the brain could be an early biomarker of Alzheimer's disease

Study finds racial disparities in side-specific biological aging of the colon

Study finds racial disparities in side-specific biological aging of the colon

Vegan diet has a broad effect on children's metabolism, study reveals

Vegan diet has a broad effect on children's metabolism, study reveals

Automated method tracks cortical origin and initial spread of TAU proteins in Alzheimer’s disease

Automated method tracks cortical origin and initial spread of TAU proteins in Alzheimer’s disease

Insulin resistance, diabetes and metabolic syndrome contribute to premature coronary events in women

Insulin resistance, diabetes and metabolic syndrome contribute to premature coronary events in women

Researchers receive $460,000 NIH grant for brain imaging study

Researchers receive $460,000 NIH grant for brain imaging study

Owlstone Medical introduces breath biopsy panel for respiratory diseases

Owlstone Medical introduces breath biopsy panel for respiratory diseases

Scientists develop world's first test to accurately predict mood disorders

Scientists develop world's first test to accurately predict mood disorders

SARS-CoV-2 RNA in blood serum could predict COVID-19 mortality

SARS-CoV-2 RNA in blood serum could predict COVID-19 mortality

Could procalcitonin indicate bacterial co-infections in COVID-19 patients?

Could procalcitonin indicate bacterial co-infections in COVID-19 patients?

Midwife’s research included in new national guidance on harms caused by alcohol in pregnancy

Midwife’s research included in new national guidance on harms caused by alcohol in pregnancy

Targeting RNA splicing can activate antiviral immune pathways in triple negative breast cancers

Targeting RNA splicing can activate antiviral immune pathways in triple negative breast cancers

Researchers demonstrate great potential for blood test to detect, monitor Alzheimer's disease

Researchers demonstrate great potential for blood test to detect, monitor Alzheimer's disease

Researchers use urine test to identify and verify a patient's type of asthma

Researchers use urine test to identify and verify a patient's type of asthma

Recurring glioblastomas with very few mutations are far more vulnerable to immunotherapies

Recurring glioblastomas with very few mutations are far more vulnerable to immunotherapies

Researchers investigate protein phosphatase to identify new treatments for cancer, other diseases

Researchers investigate protein phosphatase to identify new treatments for cancer, other diseases

ADC histogram analysis can predict tumor proliferation, survival in immunocompetent patients with PCNSL

ADC histogram analysis can predict tumor proliferation, survival in immunocompetent patients with PCNSL

Study: 20% of glioblastomas are fueled by overactive mitochondria

Study: 20% of glioblastomas are fueled by overactive mitochondria

Researchers identify biomarkers in sperm for paternal offspring autism susceptibility

Researchers identify biomarkers in sperm for paternal offspring autism susceptibility