We believe it has the potential to change clinical practice and save the lives of some malignancy patients. Almac is committed to analysis which improves the fitness of people all over the world and this is just one example of how we will work to achieve that. Almac scientists including, Professor Richard Kennedy, Dr Max Bylesjo, Dr Peter Kerr, Dr Timothy Davison and Dr Vitali Proutski were involved in the extensive research. The test originated using Almac’s proprietary discovery technology and using scientific patient samples from around 14 clinical sites around the world including Queen’s University Belfast.Copyright 2009 Advisory Board Business and Kaiser Family Base. All rights reserved.. ACS CAN survey finds nearly fifty % of most states falling brief on legislative solutions to prevent, fight cancer Nearly half of all states are falling short on legislative answers to prevent and fight cancer, according to a fresh report released today by the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network . However, despite budget crises in a number of states, some state lawmakers still produced positive improvement in the fight against a disease that will kill around 569,000 people in the usa this full year.