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Genomic analysis of thousands of tumors supports new cancer classification

Genomic analysis of thousands of tumors supports new cancer classification

A study by researchers from The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) Network, and led by UNC Lineberger's Katherine Hoadley, PhD, supports an additional classification for human tumors.

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UNC Lineberger researchers help map the cancer genome, generate key insights

UNC Lineberger researchers help map the cancer genome, generate key insights

UNC Lineberger researchers led two major projects to mark the finale of The Cancer Genome Atlas project, which was backed by the National Cancer Institute and National Human Genome Research Institute.

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UNC Lineberger symposium draws luminaries in field of DNA repair

UNC Lineberger symposium draws luminaries in field of DNA repair

The 42nd Annual UNC Lineberger Scientific Symposium included presentations on the science of DNA damage and repair in normal cells and cancer, and efforts to identify ways improve the immune response to DNA damage when it occurs in tumors.

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Some e-cigarette ingredients are surprisingly more toxic than others

Some e-cigarette ingredients are surprisingly more toxic than others

Scientists led by UNC Lineberger's Robert Tarran, PhD, created a new screening technique to deduce the different toxicity levels of the more than 7,700 types of e-liquid flavors available to consumers.

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