USA Today article on Mark Rubin's finding gene alterations linked to prostate cancer
Posted 10/27/2005 10:06 PM
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Findings identify likely origins of prostate cancer
By Liz Szabo, USA TODAY
Researchers have found a set of genes that may play a key role in prostate cancer — a discovery that doctors are hailing as a major breakthrough that changes the way they think about the genetic roots of the disease.
If further research confirms these findings, published Friday in the journal Science, the discovery eventually might lead to better tests for prostate cancer as well as targeted therapies, says one of the study's authors, Mark Rubin, chief of urologic pathology at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.....
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