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www.healthline.com/health/amylase-and-lipase-tests

Blood tests can help determine the cause of severe abdominal pain. Checking amylase and lipase levels can help determine if you have pancreatitis.

www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/jack-andraka-the-teen-prodigy-of-pancreatic-cancer-135925809

... Jack Andraka may have invented a new test for a deadly form of cancer. ... Andraka created his potentially revolutionary pancreatic cancer detection ...

www.europeanpharmaceuticalreview.com/news/79243/blood-test-pancreatic-cancer

Sep 18, 2018 ... Researchers have developed a blood test to detect pancreatic cancer at its earliest stages with an accuracy rate of 96 percent.

www.voanews.com/science-health/new-test-may-detect-pancreatic-cancer-early

Jul 12, 2017 ... Researchers have developed a blood test that could help with the early detection of pancreatic cancer, one of the deadliest forms of the ...

www.hcplive.com/view/detecting-pancreatic-cancer-with-a-blood-test-

Oct 13, 2015 ... Though it is still in development, a blood test may be able to detect pancreatic cancer in early stages, according to a proof of concept ...

clinicalepigeneticsjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13148-019-0650-0

Apr 5, 2019 ... Currently approved tests for the early detection of pancreatic cancer do not exist. Cell-free DNA (cfDNA) from tumor tissues has been found ...

www.nytimes.com/2019/03/15/well/live/pancreatic-cancer-screening.html

Mar 15, 2019 ... If more than one person in your family has had pancreatic cancer, you should have your DNA examined in what we call a germ line test. The cost ...

www.lunduniversity.lu.se/article/new-blood-test-detects-early-stage-pancreatic-cancer

Sep 17, 2018 ... Pancreatic cancer is currently very difficult to detect while it is still resectable. A new blood test developed by researchers at Lund ...

www.ted.com/talks/jack_andraka_a_promising_test_for_pancreatic_cancer_from_a_teenager?language=en

Jack Andraka talks about how he developed a promising early detection test for pancreatic cancer that's super cheap, effective and ...

medicalxpress.com/news/2019-01-combination-blood-pancreatic-cancer-disease.html

Jan 18, 2019 ... The CA-19-9 test was developed almost 40 years ago and detects only about 40 percent of pancreatic cancers. It currently is used to confirm ...

mission-cure.org/blog/pancreatic-cancer-guidelines

Dec 11, 2020 ... According to new guidelines, pancreatitis patients with PRSS1 genetic ... is no screening test to detect early stage pancreatic cancer.