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Non-invasive kidney cancer urine test successful in human trials.

If kidney cancer is diagnosed early, before it spreads, 80 percent of patients survive. However, finding it early has been among the disease’s greatest challenges.  Now, researchers at Washington University have developed a noninvasive method to screen for kidney cancer that involves measuring the presence of proteins in the urine.  The opensource study is published in the journal JAMA Oncology.

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