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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – About one in eight Nigerian women with breast cancer has inherited a genetic variant in one of four genes that predisposes her to the disease, according to a new study, and identifying such high-risk women early might reduce mortality from the disease.

Breast cancer incidence has been increasing among Nigerian women, and their tumors are more commonly triple negative and fatal than in women in the US or Europe.

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Jul
23

This webinar will discuss how the Molecular Pathology Laboratory at the University of Oklahoma (OUMP) is using a new quality improvement model to support molecular testing of oncology patients. 

Jul
30
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Mission Bio

This webinar will outline a project that performs large-scale and integrative single-cell genome and transcriptome profiling of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) cases at diagnosis, during drug treatment, and in case of relapse.