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November 29th, 2005

Sensor Listens to Cells for Cancer

A tiny sensor that can hear the subtle electrical signals naturally emitted from cells could be used one day to listen for cancer.

The so-called microelectrode cell array has the potential to not only detect tumors much earlier than current methods, but to help develop drugs that effectively kill cancerous cells.


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