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DETECT I & DETECT II: a study protocol for a prospective multicentre observational study to validate the UroMark assay for the detection of bladder cancer from urinary cells

  • Wei Shen Tan1, 2Email authorView ORCID ID profile,
  • Andrew Feber3,
  • Liqin Dong3,
  • Rachael Sarpong4,
  • Sheida Rezaee3,
  • Simon Rodney1, 2,
  • Pramit Khetrapal1, 2,
  • Patricia de Winter1,
  • Frelyn Ocampo2,
  • Rumana Jalil4,
  • Norman R. Williams4,
  • Chris Brew-Graves4 and
  • John D. Kelly1, 2
BMC Cancer201717:767

Received: 8 January 2017

Accepted: 6 November 2017

Published: 15 November 2017

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Original Submission
8 Jan 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
7 Feb 2017 Author responded Author comments - Wei Shen Tan
Resubmission - Version 2
7 Feb 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
6 Nov 2017 Editorially accepted
15 Nov 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12885-017-3758-7

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Authors’ Affiliations

Division of Surgery and Interventional Science, University College London
Department of Urology, University College London Hospitals
UCL Cancer Institute, University College London
Surgical & Interventional Trials Unit, Division of Surgery and Interventional Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University College London