Contact: Jes Andersen
University of Copenhagen
Caption: The world's most widespread test for ovarian cancer reports false-positives in 94 of 100 diagnosed cases. Adding a test for a certain sugar molecule could reduce the number of mistaken diagnosis by at least 50 percent finds Copenhagen Chemist Ola Blixt.
Credit: Foto: Jes Andersen/University of Copenhagen
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