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Washington University School of Medicine

Cancer Patients' Genomes

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Caption: Two new studies in the Journal of the American Medical Association highlight the power of sequencing cancer patients' genomes as a diagnostic tool, helping doctors decide the best course of treatment and researchers identify new cancer susceptibility mutations that can be passed from parent to child.

Credit: Washington University BioMed Radio

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