Webinars

ColoVantage®: A Convenient Blood Test to Aid in the Detection of Colorectal Cancer

Date: Friday, July 27, 2012

Author: Muralidharan, Kasinathan, PhD
Senior Director, Molecular Genetics
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
Chantilly, VA

  
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Author: Sisco, Kenneth, MD, PhD
Medical Director
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
Chantilly, VA
  
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Category: Webinar

Description: Ken Sisco, MD, PhD and Kasinathan Muralidharan, PhD discuss the incidence of colorectal cancer (CRC) in the US, the significant benefits of screening for colorectal cancer on improving mortality, methylated septin-9, a biomarker found in circulating peripheral bloodthat can aid in the detection of CRC, and ColoVantage, a convenient blood test that may help increase CRC screening adherence.