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Chromosome Deletion Predicts Aggressive Neuroblastoma
...er of copies, of a cancer-causing gene called MYCN heralds
a high-risk, aggressive cancer. However, a significant number of neuroblastomas are aggressive without having amplified MYCN. "The deletion of genetic material on chromosome 11 may account for a significant percentage of these high-risk neuroblastoma...
Most common lung cancers may begin in newly discovered cells
...n our understanding of lung tumorigenesis, it also heralds
the arrival of a valuable mouse model for identifying those cells that should be the targets of therapeutic intervention," wrote Anton Berns of The Netherlands Cancer Center in Amsterdam in an accompanying commentary in Cell. The identification of t...