AACR Annual Meeting

Washington DC, 01-05 Apr 2017

Owlstone Medical will be attending the AACR Annual Meeting in Washington DC. We are looking forward to discussing how Breath Biopsy® and VOC Biomarkers can be applied for diagnosis and precision medicine applications in Oncology. Further information.

Our FAIMS technology will be featured in a poster presentation by FAIMStech Japan Inc. (Owlstone Medical's distributor in Japan). Below is a summary of the abstract:

FAIMS technology in urinary volatile organic compound analysis to detect colorectal cancer

Christopher Psutka1, Marina Yamada2, Akihisa Matsuda2, Kazuya Yamahatsu2, Satoshi Matsumoto2, Toshihiko Kitayama3, Nobuo Nakano3, Jyunichi Koyano3, Tohru Mikoshiba1, Masao Miyashita2.

1. FAIMStech Japan, Tokyo, Japan; 2. Nippon Medical School Chiba Hokusoh Hospital, Chiba, Japan; 3. Riken Keiki, Tokyo, Japan

Conducted at Nippon Medical School Chiba Hokusoh Hospital, the study included urine samples from 139 patients at various stages of colorectal cancer and 78 healthy control samples. Headspace analysis of the urine samples was performed using the Lonestar VOC Analyzer. Results show excellent potential to use FAIMS technology as an early screening tool for colorectal cancer.

Session Category: Epidemiology
Session Title: Nutrition and Anthropometric Features
Session Date and Time: Wednesday Apr 5, 2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Convention Center, Halls A-C, Poster Section 13
Poster Board Number: 1
Permanent Abstract Number: 5303

To meet with us at this event, please get in touch.

For press information please contact:

Sarah Jeffery, Zyme Communications


+44 (0)7771 730919



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