By David Mittleman

Pee on a Stick to Detect Cancer?

Researchers at MIT are working hard to make it a reality: a device similar to at-home urine pregnancy tests that will tell you if you have cancer. The researchers aren’t pressing their time to release the strips because of a desire to turn a quick profit; instead they hope to get the invention into clinical trials faster so that it can soon be used in less developed regions where traditional testing is too costly.

Technology Based on Detecting Proteins Created by Tumors

This technology is based on the use of synthetic biomarkers that will …read more