Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Study finds more childhood cancer survivors would likely benefit from genetic screening

April 3, 2017 -- "Twelve percent of childhood cancer survivors carry germline mutations that put them or their children at increased risk of developing cancer, according to a landmark study presented today at the annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research. The findings from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital are expected to have an immediate and potentially life-saving impact on the growing population of childhood cancer survivors. ..."

Read the full story at https://m.medicalxpress.com/news/2017-04-childhood-cancer-survivors-benefit-genetic.html

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