Photo detail

This undated photo provided by Genomic Health shows Andy Dang, a lab assistant at the company, labeling cancer tissue sample transfer tubes for an RNA extraction process. The company's new genetic test to gauge the aggressiveness of prostate cancer may help tens of thousands of men each year decide whether they need to treat their cancer right away or can safely monitor it. The test is planed to be discussed Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at an American Urological Association conference.

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Gene test may help guide prostate cancer treatment

A new genetic test to gauge the aggressiveness of prostate cancer may help tens of thousands of men each year decide whether they need to treat their cancer right away or can safely monitor it.

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Please review our Policies and Procedures before registering or commenting

News Tribune - comments