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June 28th, 2006

Device detects cancer early

Dr. Peter Gannett of the WVU School of Pharmacy, Dr. Daniel Flynn, associate director for basic research at the Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center, and Dr. David Lederman, WVU physics professor, are awaiting patent protection on a nanodevice that tests a patient's biological fluid for a cancer marker protein called Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor.

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