Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma Research

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  • Rare cancers yield potential source of tumor growth
    Posted: September 17, 2012

    Researchers at the National Institutes of Health have discovered a genetic mutation that appears to increase production of red blood cells in tumors. The discovery, based on analysis of tissue from rare endocrine tumors, may help clarify how some tumors generate a new blood supply to sustain their growth, the researchers explained.