Article

Kagan, J., Srivastava, S., Barker, P. E., Belinsky, S. A. & Cairns, P. Towards clinical application of methylated DNA sequences as cancer biomarkers: a joint NCI's EDRN & NIST workshop on standards, methods, assays, reagents and tools (SMART). Cancer Res. 67, 4545-4549

Cancer Biomarkers Research Group, Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.
Cancer Research (Impact Factor: 9.33). 06/2007; 67(10):4545-9. DOI: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-06-2888
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ABSTRACT

The workshop report, entitled Towards Clinical Application of Methylated DNA Sequences as Cancer Biomarkers: A Joint National Cancer Institute's Early Detection Research Network and National Institute of Standards and Technology Workshop, presents a summary of the main issues, current challenges, outcomes, and recommendations toward application of methylated DNA sequences as cancer biomarkers.