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Salk Institute

Discovery Links 'Breast Cancer Gene' & Brain Development

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Caption: Scientists at the Salk Institute have uncovered details into a surprising -- and crucial -- link between brain development and BRCA1, a gene whose mutation is tied to breast and ovarian cancer.

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