Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center have sequenced DNA from patients with an uncommon form of pancreatic cancer to produce the first overview of the genetic basis of the disease, called neuroendocrine tumors. The investigators identified several genes that may provide prognostic information, as well as mutations in genes in a signaling pathway for which targeted therapies currently exist. Read more > >
The two researchers from NCI’s Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences spoke about a study published earlier this month in JNCI and how we may be able to address the looming issue of caring for a growing population of cancer survivors. Read more > >
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