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‘Untreatable’ childhood brain cancer gets its first drug therapy

Institute of Cancer Research | 
A new type of drug that targets a genetic weakness in an untreatable childhood brain cancer could become the first ...
Prostate cancer Blood test could diagnose disease

Prostate cancer treatment could get boost from DNA blood test

Institute of Cancer Research | 
Scientists have developed a three-in-one blood test that could transform treatment of advanced prostate cancer through use of precision drugs ...
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Childhood ‘overgrowth’—often leading to facial distortions—found linked to cancer-causing genes, epigenetics

Institute of Cancer Research | 
Researchers have undertaken the world's largest genetic study of childhood overgrowth syndromes - providing new insights into their causes, and ...
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