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Evidence on Genomic Tests
- PLOS Currents: Evidence on Genomic Tests: Genomic tests are increasingly available but information on their validity and utility is often fragmented and difficult to access. This online collection aims to provide summaries of available data and to highlight important gaps in knowledge
- Use of the gene expression classifier for preoperative identification of benign thyroid nodules with indeterminate fine needle aspiration cytopathology.
Ali SZ et al. PLoS Currents: Evidence on Genomic Tests Feb 11
- Genomic Applications in Practice and Prevention Knowledge Base: online resource providing access to information on applications of genomic research for use in public health and health care. Since September 2009, the knowledge base has information on 519 genomic and other molecular tests