FDA approves Cologuard test giving 90% accurate results for colon cancer

August 13, 2014 7:30 AM

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FDA approves Cologuard test giving 90% accurate results for colon cancer

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new DNA-based screening test for colon cancer which is claimed to be 90 percent accurate.

The federal body gave green signal to Exact Sciences Corp. for its home, non-invasive stool Cologuard test which is first to use DNA sequence of the patients to detect unexplained tumors which are potentially fatal in nature.

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