Letters Section Editor: Robert M. Golub, MD, Senior Editor.
In Reply: The studies noted by Dr Liu were duly cited in our pilot study.1 The results were not discussed further in the present article, which can be considered as a “phase II diagnostic study”2 of the diagnostic relevance of telomerase activity with 2 important aims, one technical and the other clinical.
Sanchini MA, Nanni O, Calistri D. Urine Telomerase and Bladder Cancer Detection—Reply. JAMA. 2006;295(9):998-999. doi:10.1001/jama.295.9.999-a