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AACR 2017: Study finds more childhood cancer survivors would likely benefit from genetic screening

15:01 EDT 3 Apr 2017 | ecancermedicalscience

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...

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