All posts by Garth Sundem

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    Like Angelina Jolie, study pinpoints genetic cause of increased leukemia risk

    Chris Porter, MD, and colleagues show that heritable mutation in gene ETV6 predisposes development of ALL.

Overwhelming evidence adds a major new target in breast cancer: androgens including testosterone. Image: Flickr/khrawlings
(Photo by  Patrick Campbell/University of Colorado)
What secrets do these Ewing Sarcoma cells hold? Study shows it may be upregulated PIK3R3 and lost PTEN. Image: Flickr/Ed Uthman cc license
Economics influence cancer treatment decisions. But are the numbers as solid as they seem? Image: Flickr/Simon Cunningham cc license.