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Hayes Discusses Genetic Basis of Cancer in National Institutes of Health Video

by Mary Ruth last modified Mar 24, 2011 03:40 PM
Hayes Discusses Genetic Basis of Cancer in National Institutes of Health Video

Neil Hayes, MD, MPH

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - Neil Hayes, MD, MPH, associate professor in UNC's Division of Hematology and Oncology, is featured in a video produced by the National Institutes of Health for The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) project.

This video - The Cancer Genome Atlas: The Genetic Basis of Cancer An icon indicating that content may be viewed on YouTube (TM). is one in a series that explores TCGA's approach to determining the important genomic changes that lead to cancer.

In this video, Hayes and other researchers discuss what makes a normal cell different from a cancer cell. They also talk about why studying the changes in DNA that cause cancer can result in the development of better treatments.

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