Monday, 26 March 2012

Traditional Pap Smear-Cervical Cancer-Joint Venture-Breast Cancer

Cervical cancer test kit jumps Asian cultural hurdles

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A Singapore-Dutch joint venture has launched a home test kit for cervical Cancer to make the process more convenient and help women, particularly in Asia, overcome fear of the traditional pap smear. Cervical cancer, with about 500,000 new cases and 250,000 deaths each year, is the second most common cancer among women after Breast Cancer, the World Health Organization says. ... read more..

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