A blood test may be able to sound early warning bells that patients with advanced melanoma skin cancer are relapsing.
Researchers trying to improve a blood test used to spot foetal disorders have found unexpected signs of cancer in three pregnant women on their study.
Blood samples could offer an alternative to tumour biopsies in lung cancer patients, according to European researchers.
Newly-identified cancer cell fingerprints in the blood could one day help doctors diagnose a range of children’s cancers faster and more accurately.
A simple blood test could pinpoint which children are unlikely to respond to treatment for a particularly aggressive form of neuroblastoma
A mathematical model designed by scientists in the US indicates that ovarian cancer may not be detectable in the blood using current technology until 10 years after the...
Measuring a type of genetic variation in the blood of men with prostate cancer could help predict how their disease will develop, according to US research.
A new blood test that measures cells' response to radiation could detect inherited faults in a person's BRCA genes, according to Israeli researchers.