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Liquid Biopsy: A Paradigm Shift in Monitoring Cancer

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Guest Author: Dr. Vijay Chandru Chairman and Managing Director, Strand Life Sciences   Diagnosis, administration of chemo- or radiotherapy, a wait-and-watch approach for new clinical symptoms of cancer (6-12 months)…

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retinoblastoma

Retinoblastoma

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Close your eyes for 30 seconds. Now try walking around your room or home for five minutes. Bet you stumbled against furniture that you already KNOW, is in place! Can…

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Easy Test for Cancer

Easy Test for Cancer?? How about a simple blood draw?

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Diagnosing cancers is not easy! Doctors rely on the symptoms presented by the patient, biochemical diagnostic tests and results of imaging techniques like ultrasonography (USG), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), positron…

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Strand Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine is accredited by CAP and NABL

How To Choose the Right Genomics Lab

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So, you have received the news that you need to undergo a new kind of test, a ‘genetic test’ in order to understand your risk for inherited cancer? What do…

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Genetic Counselling of Families Makes A Difference

Genetic Counselling of Families Makes A Difference

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Genetic Counselling of Families Makes A Difference An interesting case was referred to Strand Life Sciences, in 2016. A 52-year-old Maharashtrian lady, Suman (name changed to protect patient’s privacy) was…

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Genetic Counselling – Maximum Benefits Prior to Diagnosis of a Disease

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Genetic Counselling- Maximum Benefits Prior to Diagnosis of a Disease You are healthy. There is nothing really wrong with you. Yet you have heard of this service called ‘Genetic Counselling…

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facts about ovarian cancer

Ten Facts about Ovarian Cancer

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Ten Facts about Ovarian Cancer Ovarian cancer is the third most commonly detected cancer amongst Indian women. Breast and cervical cancer have made it to the top of the honors…

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Stubborn Cancer – Tough Fight

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Stubborn Cancer – Tough Fight Rare diseases, as the name suggests, are hard to come by and hence are difficult to treat. Doctors are also sometimes intrigued by some cases…

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Breast and Ovarian Cancer – What Indian Women Need to Know

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All of us know at least two people who are fighting cancer or we have lost some beloved person or a friend to cancer. Understandably, the word cancer instills fear…

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