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Cystatin C Estimates Kidney Function

Studies show that Cystatin C can be successfully used as a sensitive marker to monitor kidney function. Testing blood levels of cystatin C, (either solely or combined with creatinine measurement) (Read the full article)

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Measuring Cystatin C improves kidney function risk assessment

Measuring Cystatin C blood levels alone or in conjunction with creatinine to estimate kidney function, improves the association between kidney function and risk of death and end-stage renal disease. From (Read the full article)

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Major reform for tumor biomarker tests required?

A cadre of researchers, academics, insurers and patient advocates are calling for major reform in how tumor biomarker tests are regulated, reimbursed and developed. They argue that the current system (Read the full article)