Cancer genetics centres for the US:
This article was originally published in Clinica
US scientists plan to develop two huge internet-based cancer research databases containing genetic information on a range of diseases including breast and colon cancer. The databases, which will be set up by the University of California with the help of a $6 million grant from the US National Cancer Institute, will contain data on genes and tissue samples from records of hundreds of thousands of people who are genetically predisposed to cancer.
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