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Different factors influence delay between diagnosis and first course of treatment for breast cancer for African-American and White women.
Humans and their pet dogs are close, so close that they both develop a type of cancer called diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.
Poster presented at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology shows patients want and seek information but are not offered it Chicago,
Triple-negative breast cancers are more biologically diverse than previously believed and classification should be expanded to reflect this heterogeneity
In a paper published by Cell Host and Microbe on Feb. 13, a research team led by Blossom Damania, PhD, of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology and member of the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, found that suppressing the TLK enzyme causes the activation of the lytic cycle of both EBV and KSHV.
Drs. William Y. Kim, of UNC, and James W.
The cost of sequencing the entire human genome, or exome – the regions of the genome that are translated into proteins that affect cell behavior – has decreased significantly, to the point where the cost of looking at the majority of a patient's genomic data may be less expensive than undertaking one or two targeted genetic tests.
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