Biomarkers can predict return of thyroid cancer; Researchers seeking biomarkers for poor pregnancy outcomes;

> Investigators in Australia report that a pair of microRNA biomarkers can predict the likely recurrence of papillary thyroid cancer. Story

> A team of researchers is working on identifying angiogenic biomarkers that can provide an early warning of poor pregnancy outcomes. Report (reg. req.)

> New meta-analysis has verified that the XRCC1 Arg399Gln polymorphism may be a good biomarker of a risk for glioma, especially among Asians. The work highlights the importance of new screening efforts. Report