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Cancer/cancerous

A group of diseases that start when the signals that control how much and how often cells divide stop working properly. This causes cells to grow and multiply too much, and eventually to invade other tissues.

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London hospital to provide ovary freezing for cancer patients 21 January 2019 News
Chinese genome editing cancer trial loses track of patients 7 January 2019 News
Pilot study launched for cancer breath test 7 January 2019 News
Loss of two genes may drive serrated colorectal cancers 17 December 2018 News
100,000 Genomes Project hits landmark sequencing goal 10 December 2018 News
Epigenetics may give 'universal' cancer test 10 December 2018 News
Irish hospital reviews its cancer test reports after error in case 26 November 2018 News
Ovarian cancer drug olaparib slows recurrence and cuts deaths 29 October 2018 News
Epigenetic test sorts fatal from manageable prostate cancer 22 October 2018 News
UK plans to sequence 5 million genomes in 5 years 8 October 2018 News
Cancer-related gene variations often reclassified, shows study 1 October 2018 News
Simple urine test for early-stage ovarian cancer edges closer 17 September 2018 News
Three patients die from breast cancer through organ donation 17 September 2018 News
How do we make genomics everybody's business? 10 September 2018 Comment
Birth defect in boys linked to cancer and infertility 3 September 2018 News
Illinois rules insurers must cover gamete freezing for cancer patients 3 September 2018 News
Vaping may damage DNA, raising risk of cancer 28 August 2018 News
Elephants' 'zombie gene' may give cancer insights 20 August 2018 News
Risks of common diseases predicted from UK BioBank data 20 August 2018 News
New class of drug puts cancer cells to sleep 6 August 2018 News
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