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Times of India
01 October 2010

Device to detect breast cancers:
Scientists have developed a new disposable device based on advances in microfluidics that may help identify advanced breast cancer patients who are candidates for therapy with the drug trastuzumab (Herceptin).
The new elastomeric, rubber-like device is designed to efficiently capture cancer cells overexpressing HER2 in circulating blood.


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