Shuji Ogino, M.D., Ph.D., M.S., Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (image) Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Share Print E-Mail Caption Shuji Ogino, M.D., Ph.D., M.S., and his colleagues at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute report that when people with a family history of colorectal cancer develop the disease, their tumors often carry a molecular sign that the cancer could be life-threatening. The finding suggests it may be possible to identify colorectal cancer patients who should receive more aggressive therapies and whose relatives may be at increased risk for the aggressive form of the disease. Credit Sam Ogden Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.