Pancreatic Cancer Detection Consortium (PCDC)

A 3-dimensional image of a human torso highlighting the pancreas.The Pancreatic Cancer Detection Consortium (PCDC) develops and tests new molecular and imaging biomarkers to detect early stage pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) and its precursor lesions.  These biomarkers would be used to identify individuals who are at high risk of developing PDAC and are candidates for early intervention.

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  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Mayo Clinic/University of Pennsylvania
  • Dana Farber Cancer Institute/Harvard Medical School

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  • Structure
  • Steering Committee
  • Consortium Coordinator
  • NCI Program Staff

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