Escapee cancer cells in the blood, or ‘CTCs’ as they are known, can be found by a simple blood test. A CTC Count test finds existing escapee cancer cells (CTCs) in a blood sample and counts them. Monitoring changes in cancer activity over time is made easy with this test... For more info, please visit our patient and practitioner pages
Some CTCs can hide in the blood stream for months or years before activating and forming a second tumour. Some CTCs may even resist treatment. This analyses how a person’s CTCs respond when exposed to a recommended chemotherapy regimen or botanical treatment... For more information, please visit our patient and practitioner pages
Biomarker analysis can be used to identify receptors that are targets for treatment, to assess the potential for cancer spread or to assist in diagnosis. The identification of certain receptors present on a person’s CTCs may help practitioners design personalised treatment strategies. For more information, please visit our patient and practitioner pages.