Early Detection Research Network
Team Project

Standard Specimen Reference Set: Liver

LIVER REF
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Parikh, NeeharUniversity of Michigan
Feng, ZidingFred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
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No design specified.
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G.I. and Other Associated Cancers Research Group

Utilize the remaining specimens collected under the DCP protocol to develop and validate markers for the early detection of HCC

Specific Aims Aim 1: To determine the sensitivity and specificity of des-gamma carboxyprothrombin (DCP) for the diagnosis of early hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Aim 2: To compare the accuracy of DCP and Alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) for the diagnosis of early HCC. Aim 3: To determine whether demographic or etiology of underlying liver disease alter the expression of DCP or AFP.
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There are currently no biomarkers annotated for this protocol.

No datasets are currently associated with this protocol.