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NEW YORK (360Dx) – A team led by researchers at the University of Massachusetts and University College London have developed a blood test for detecting liver fibrosis.

The test, which was detailed in a paper published last week in Advanced Materials, uses an array of fluorescent polymers to identify differences in serum proteins that can distinguish both between healthy patients and those with liver fibrosis and between patients with different degrees of fibrosis.

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