Genetic research declares war on liver cancer
21 November 2019
UZA/UAntwerp researchers can predict who will develop disease years in advance
Liver cancer is often diagnosed too late, as a cure is only possible in the early stages of the disease. Researchers at UZA and UAntwerp have now discovered a set of genes that predict who is likely to develop liver cancer. "This allows us to intervene earlier on, which can save lives."