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For cancer, timing and order of mutations determine outcome

Scientific American | 
For the first time, researchers have proved that the order in which cancer genes mutate affects the type of malignancy ...

Fruit flies aid efforts to develop personalized cancer treatments

Scientific American | 
For years clinicians have puzzled over the observation that people with type 2 diabetes are more likely to develop certain ...
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