marker of choice

marker of choice

A lab parameter used to evaluate disease response to therapy and monitor for recurrence. Markers of choice include RNA for progression of HIV infection and CEA for recurrent of colorectal cancer.

marker of choice

A lab parameter used to evaluate disease response to therapy and monitor for recurrence; MOCs include RNA for progression of HIV infection and CEA for colorectal cancer
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CK-MB and cTn provide similar information, and we concur with the current guideline recommendation that cTn should represent the marker of choice to detect post-PCI myocardial necrosis, given higher specificity and sensitivity and the lack of incremental information provided by CK-MB, with CK-MB used when cTn is not available.
Hence, it seems that SNPs are increasingly becoming the dominant marker of choice in the field of genetics (Gupta et al.
March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Long recognized as the celebrity autograph marker of choice, Sharpie(R) brand is partnering with one of the world's most recognizable celebrities, global sports star David Beckham.
Current evidence and the recommendations of the American Heart Association support CRP as the marker of choice among inflammatory markers, and high sensitivity CRP methods should be used.
There was a tendency to favor one pair of markers (the geresh was the marker of choice for a rising tone, while the tevir was the marker of choice for the falling tone) over the others.
Although S100 protein has been the marker of choice, its expression is focal and frequently negative in MPNST.
BNP is a widely used diagnostic test identified as the marker of choice for diagnosing and assessing the severity of heart failure.
Last week, the Company received FDA clearance of its high sensitivity RAMP test for detecting troponin I, broadly recognized as the cardiac marker of choice allowing increased sensitivity and specificity in diagnosing AMI.
In recent years Microsatellites have been the molecular marker of choice for population biological applications.
Troponin I is broadly recognized as the cardiac marker of choice allowing for increased sensitivity and specificity in diagnosing AMI.