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James L. Wittliff, Ph.D., FACB, to Present 'Predicting Breast Cancer Outcome with Gene Expression Signatures on the Ziplex(R) System' at the Association for Molecular Pathology Conference, October 30
Date:10/28/2008

ding to Dr. Wittliff, "Advantages of the Ziplex automated system to our research include retention of tissue biopsy custody and the rapid, reproducible analyses of gene subsets to investigate breast cancer behavior in order to identify clinically relevant molecular signatures."

Dr. Wittliff was among the first investigators to prove that the expression of estrogen receptors in breast cancer predicted a patient's response to hormone therapy. This finding led to collaborations with the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast Project (NSABP), establishing Tamoxifen as adjuvant therapy for breast cancer and use of receptor proteins as tissue biomarkers of a patient's prognosis and response. With NEN/Dupont, Dr. Wittliff developed the original FDA-approved kits for assessing receptors in biopsies. His laboratory was designated the National Reference Facility for performing quality assurance (QA) surveys of receptor testing for historical clinical trials in North America and for establishing the College of American Pathologists QA Surveys. In recognition of his contributions to medicine, the University of Innsbruck, Austria, awarded Dr. Wittliff, Doctor of Medicine honoris causa. The American Association for Clinical Chemistry honored him with an award for Outstanding Contributions to Clinical Chemistry in a Selected Area of Research; he is also the recipient of the Distinguished Scientist's Award by the Clinical Ligand Assay Society. In 2004, the American Cancer Society recognized his lifetime achievements with the Goldsmith Research Excellence Award. His research team is now working with Xceed to develop clinically related tests for breast and other cancers using its proprietary Ziplex System. Dr. Wittliff's discoveries and development of a unique tumor marker database resulted in the filing of new patents for the University of Louisville and the licensing of his technologies.

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