CELLSEARCH® Circulating Tumor Cell Test in metastatic prostate cancer (mPC)—clinical trials and real-world case studies
Pivotal Clinical Trial—circulating tumor cells (CTCs) predict disease progression and survival in patients with mPC*1,2
Two hundred thirty-one patients with histologically confirmed mPC who were starting a new line of therapy were monitored with CTCs and prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels at baseline and monthly thereafter.1
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- CELLSEARCH® Circulating Tumor Cell Kit (Epithelial) Instructions for Use. Menarini Silicon Biosystems Inc.