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Title: Fibre Diffraction Analysis of Skin Offers a Very Early and Extremely Accurate Diagnostic Test for Prostate Cancer

Abstract

Double blind analysis of a batch of thirty skin tissue samples from potential prostate cancer sufferers correctly identified all “control” patients, patients with high and low grade prostate cancers, the presence of benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH), perineural invasions, and the one lymphatic invasion. Identification was by analysis of fibre diffraction patterns interpreted using a schema developed from observations in nine previous studies. The method, schema, and specific experiment results are reported in this paper, with some implications then drawn.

Authors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. Research School of Chemistry, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
  2. Kedron 7 Day Medical Centre, Kedron, Brisbane, QLD 4005, Australia
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States). Advanced Photon Source (APS)
Sponsoring Org.:
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
OSTI Identifier:
1430290
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Journal of Cancer Research
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 2014; Journal Issue: 2014; Journal ID: ISSN 2356-7201
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
ENGLISH

Citation Formats

James, Veronica J., and O’Malley Ford, Judith M. Fibre Diffraction Analysis of Skin Offers a Very Early and Extremely Accurate Diagnostic Test for Prostate Cancer. United States: N. p., 2014. Web. doi:10.1155/2014/179608.
James, Veronica J., & O’Malley Ford, Judith M. Fibre Diffraction Analysis of Skin Offers a Very Early and Extremely Accurate Diagnostic Test for Prostate Cancer. United States. doi:10.1155/2014/179608.
James, Veronica J., and O’Malley Ford, Judith M. Wed . "Fibre Diffraction Analysis of Skin Offers a Very Early and Extremely Accurate Diagnostic Test for Prostate Cancer". United States. doi:10.1155/2014/179608.
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title = {Fibre Diffraction Analysis of Skin Offers a Very Early and Extremely Accurate Diagnostic Test for Prostate Cancer},
author = {James, Veronica J. and O’Malley Ford, Judith M.},
abstractNote = {Double blind analysis of a batch of thirty skin tissue samples from potential prostate cancer sufferers correctly identified all “control” patients, patients with high and low grade prostate cancers, the presence of benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH), perineural invasions, and the one lymphatic invasion. Identification was by analysis of fibre diffraction patterns interpreted using a schema developed from observations in nine previous studies. The method, schema, and specific experiment results are reported in this paper, with some implications then drawn.},
doi = {10.1155/2014/179608},
journal = {Journal of Cancer Research},
issn = {2356-7201},
number = 2014,
volume = 2014,
place = {United States},
year = {2014},
month = {1}
}

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