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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Cancer patients with a certain rare genetic variant may be more susceptible to developing treatment-induced cardiomyopathy, according to a new study.

While new cancer treatments have led to improved survival for many patients, they often come with side effects. Anthracyclines, which are used to treat both solid and hematological cancers, are linked to an increased risk of cardiotoxicity, for example, especially when combined with other drugs likes trastuzumab.

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This webinar will outline the results of a study that performed integrative single-cell genome and cell surface protein expression profiling of adult acute myeloid leukemia (AML) cases. 

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This webinar will discuss how Moffitt Cancer Center has implemented a new capture-based application to accurately assess myeloid malignancies by detecting complex variants in challenging genes in a single experiment.