A novel application of melting curves: utility of peak area calculation for relative methylation quantification


Deligezer U. , Akisik E. E. , Dalay N.

CLINICAL CHEMISTRY AND LABORATORY MEDICINE, vol.45, no.7, pp.867-873, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1515/cclm.2007.146
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL CHEMISTRY AND LABORATORY MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.867-873

Abstract

Background: DNA methylation markers appear to be useful in cancer detection, in evaluating the prognosis associated with disease progression, and in detecting the metastatic potential of tumors.