A working meeting for the VOGAS project takes place in Austria

The annual H2020 VOGAS project working meeting takes place in See, Austria, January 26 – 31. During the meeting project progress and future project plans are discussed.

From Institute of Clinical and Preventive Medicine of the University of Latvia the meeting is represented by Director of the institute prof. Mārcis Leja and PhD student Linda Mežmale.

VOGAS project – “Screening of Gastric Cancer via Breath volatile organic compunds by Hybrid Sensing Approach”.

The aim of the VOGAS H2020 project is to clarify the sources of volatile markers, to perform the clinical approbation of the latest generation stationary breath analyzer for early diagnosis of cancer. Using the latest generation of stationary breath analyzers to detect volatile markers, take part in an international stomach cancer screening program to improve this non-invasive method of for diagnosis of cancer.