MedicalResearch.com Interview with:
Univ.- Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schreiner
Section Biosimulation and Bioinformatics
Center for Medical Statistics, Informatics, and Intelligent Systems
Medical University of Vienna
WIEN / AUSTRIA
MedicalResearch.com: What is the background for this study? What are the main findings?
Response: The choice of correct individualized therapy for breast cancer depends on correct diagnosis: receptors for estrogen, progesterone and HER2 are determined routinely. However 5-10% of these routine diagnostics are inaccurate and may entail suboptimal therapy.
We have paved the way for additional diagnostics from gene expression data so as to increase precision of diagnostics. Continue reading