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the branch of biology that studies the structure and function of cells

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Relative performance of HPV and cytology components of cotesting in cervical screening [published online ahead of print November 14, 2017], Natl Cancer Inst, doi: 10.
The findings also suggest that one or two negative HPV tests, regardless of cytology, may be enough to extend the screening interval, the researchers noted.
Researchers analysed results of cervical cytology from 457 317 women with a mean age of 39.
The new test detected bladder cancers that had not spread to the muscle wall, earlier than cytology, potentially helping doctors to start treatment sooner and before symptoms appear.
The global histology and cytology market size is expected to reach USD 26.
Class 2: Atypical cytology but no evidence of malignancy
Description: Suny Upstate Medical University (Upstate) Intends To Purchase Fisher Healthcare Histology And Cytology Equipment, Supplies, And Accessories Utilizing Fisher Healthcare Histology And Cytology Contract Pp-la-376 Pursuant To Its Authority Under New York State Finance Law, Section 163 (3) (Vi), Which Authorizes The Use Of A Consortium Or Comparable Entity In Lieu Of Using A Centralized Contract And Without A Formal Competitive Process When Justified By Price.
In part I, we present 3 articles that describe practical experience with molecular testing of solid tumors using small samples at MD Anderson Cancer Center (by Roy-Chowdhuri and Stewart), Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (by Tian et al), and the University of Colorado (by Aisner et al), with an emphasis on the critical utility of cytology samples in achieving high success rates in molecular testing of tumors by conventional methods as well as next-generation sequencing.
They were randomized to receive HPV and cytology testing or cytology only.
Applications of impression cytology include the aetiological diagnosis of various ocular surface disorders, documenting sequential changes in the conjunctival and corneal surface over the time, monitoring effects of treatment and staging conjunctival squamous metaplasia and as an investigational tool for analysing ocular surface disease with immune-staining and DNA analysis.
Objective: To determine diagnostic yield of Closed Pleural Biopsy (CPB) and Cytology in Exudative Pleural Effusion (PE).
Objective: To compare the diagnostic accuracy of touch imprint cytology and frozen section in the diagnosis of malignant breast lumps keeping histopathological diagnosis as the gold standard.
The aim of this study was to evaluate the value of intraductal ultrasonography (IDUS), endoscopic brush cytology and K-ras, P53 gene mutation in the early diagnosis of malignant biliary stricture.
Keep in mind that it is possible that by lowering the sensitivity, the specificity will increase and thus it is possible that HC2 and cytology may be quite similar.