December 31, 2012

MammaPrint Feasibility in a Large Tertiary Urban Medical Center: An Initial Experience

PUBLICATION: 
Scientifica (Cairo). 2012; 2012: 942507. Published online 2012 Dec 31. doi: 10.6064/2012/942507.

AUTHORS: 
C. Francisco Espinel, Shaughn Keating, Hanina Hibshoosh, Bret Taback, Kathie-Ann Joseph, Mahmoud El-Tamer, and Sheldon Feldman

SUMMARY: 
This study indicates that using MP/TP assay is feasible in a tertiary care center but there may be utility in limiting MP testing to patients with tumors between 1 and 5 cm due to high likelihood of uninformative results in subcentimeter tumors.

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