Review Publications

The pre-analytical phase of the liquid biopsy

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The term ‘liquid biopsy’, introduced in 2013 in reference to the analysis of circulating tumour cells (CTCs) in cancer patients, was extended to cell-free nucleic acids (cfNAs) circulating in blood and other body fluids. CTCs and cfNAs are now considered ...

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Exosomal MiRNAs in Pediatric Cancers

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MicroRNAs (miRNAs) have generated great attention in oncology as they play a fundamental role in the regulation of gene expression and their aberrant expression is present in almost all types of tumors including pediatric ones. The discovery that miRNAs can ...

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