Suitable sample for promoter methylation screening
Posted 28 May 2009 - 08:20 AM
I am working on epigenetic silencing of TSGs in HCC. I was just wondering if blood can be good as a sample for this study, liver biopsy of course the sample of choice.
Posted 28 May 2009 - 03:01 PM
Posted 29 May 2009 - 12:11 AM
secondly, ur right experimentation is the ultimate choice, but i have to complete my phd within due time
Posted 01 June 2009 - 05:34 AM
Or if you mean whether circulating tumour cells or DNA can be detected in the blood? This has been done, but needs a very sensitive and stable assay.
Posted 03 June 2009 - 01:02 AM