Doctor Consultation

This is the second blog in the Movember series. Movember is the leading charity changing the face of Men's Health. Their story started 20 years ago with a few friends, some moustache's and a cheque to the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia.

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Quality Samples = Quality Results

One of the most lethal cancers globally is colorectal cancer (CRC). Worldwide, it is ranked as the third most common cause of cancer-related death in men and women. CRC is defined as a tissue growth called polyps, occurring in the inner lining of either the colon or rectum area.

Norgen scientist in the lab holding fecal sample in centrifuge tube

The Importance of Microbiota

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According to the World Health Organization, cancer was the leading cause of death worldwide in 2020 1.

Two Norgen scientists holding up blue colorectal cancer awareness ribbons

Let's talk Numbers...

If experts say that colorectal cancer (CRC) is one of the most preventable and often curable diseases, then why does it still consume 10.2% of all cancer cases globally?