Epstein-Barr virus

Blood Test Can Screen for Rare Sinus Cancer, Study Finds

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 9, 2017 (HealthDay News) — A new DNA blood test can catch a rare but deadly form of cancer that occurs in the sinuses, researchers report. The test, which looks for DNA evidence of Epstein-Barr virus in blood samples, was 97 percent accurate at detecting the presence of nasopharyngeal cancer, according to the results of a clinical trial. “I believe that the test is technologically ready for use