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NEW YORK – The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute said on Monday that it has received a $325,372 grant from the U Can-Cer Vive Foundation to support research on diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL).

The grant will fund a pilot study that will measure circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) to help identify patients likely to relapse after autologous stem cell transplantation.

DLBCL is an aggressive type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma that affects B lymphocytes in a patient's tissue. The disease is typically detected using a tissue biopsy based on expression of B-cell marker proteins.

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