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Cancer Genomics: What Does It Mean for You?
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Cancer Genomics: What Does It Mean for You?

More than 40 years after “the war on cancer” began, cancer kills a person every minute in the U.S.

So why are researchers optimistic? Because some kinds of cancer have nearly been cured, and new treatments are on the horizon. But the main reason is that we can finally see the errors in DNA that cause cancer in the first place.

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