DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4939-7435-1_9
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Abstract: Circulating microRNAs are increasingly being used as noninvasive prognostic and predictive biomarkers for various types of cancer. We describe a method that uses real-time quantitative PCR (qPCR) for establishing a signature plasma microRNA profile that can distinguish patients with osteosarcoma from healthy control samples.