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University Hospital of Santiago de Compostela participates in large pancreatic cancer study

University Hospital of Santiago de Compostela participates in large pancreatic cancer study

Hints to aging lurk in fruit flies’ germline stem cells

Hints to aging lurk in fruit flies’ germline stem cells

Myriad’s myRisk Hereditary Cancer test finds inherited gene mutations in more than 12% of prostate cancer patients

Myriad’s myRisk Hereditary Cancer test finds inherited gene mutations in more than 12% of prostate cancer patients

Biologists discover new genetic pathway for injured nerve regeneration

Biologists discover new genetic pathway for injured nerve regeneration

FDA grants approval for first drug to treat inherited breast cancer

FDA grants approval for first drug to treat inherited breast cancer

Scientists discover new enzyme that could help in the battle against obesity

Scientists discover new enzyme that could help in the battle against obesity

U.S. FDA approves first drug for patients with germline BRCA-mutated metastatic breast cancer

U.S. FDA approves first drug for patients with germline BRCA-mutated metastatic breast cancer

Study identifies enzyme that regulates inflammation and metabolism in fat tissue

Study identifies enzyme that regulates inflammation and metabolism in fat tissue

Specific bacteria in the intestines can improve response rate to cancer immunotherapy

Specific bacteria in the intestines can improve response rate to cancer immunotherapy

Newly identified germline variations increase risk of relapse or second cancers in leukemia patients

Newly identified germline variations increase risk of relapse or second cancers in leukemia patients

Study explores feasibility of mainstreaming genetic counseling for ovarian cancer

Study explores feasibility of mainstreaming genetic counseling for ovarian cancer

CRISPR shows potential to reduce diseases spread by mosquitoes

CRISPR shows potential to reduce diseases spread by mosquitoes

UCR researchers develop transgenic mosquitoes to help reduce spread of infectious diseases

UCR researchers develop transgenic mosquitoes to help reduce spread of infectious diseases

PARP inhibitors may have efficacy in selected TNBC patients outside of germline BRCA mutation

PARP inhibitors may have efficacy in selected TNBC patients outside of germline BRCA mutation

‘Precision Medicine’ may not always be so precise when applied to diverse populations, study says

‘Precision Medicine’ may not always be so precise when applied to diverse populations, study says

Dream Team plans to stop pancreatic cancer before symptoms occur

Dream Team plans to stop pancreatic cancer before symptoms occur

Scientists uncover new clues to male infertility or congenital illness

Scientists uncover new clues to male infertility or congenital illness

Myriad Genetics presents positive results of new hereditary cancer test at 36th annual conference of NSGC

Myriad Genetics presents positive results of new hereditary cancer test at 36th annual conference of NSGC

Multigene panel test could be useful to detect patients with hereditary kidney cancer syndrome

Multigene panel test could be useful to detect patients with hereditary kidney cancer syndrome

Study: Maintenance therapy increases progression-free survival in BRCA mutant recurrent ovarian cancer

Study: Maintenance therapy increases progression-free survival in BRCA mutant recurrent ovarian cancer