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Tracking unstable chromosomes helps predict lung cancer’s return

Scientists have found that unstable chromosomes within lung tumours increases the risk of cancer returning after surgery, and have used this new knowledge to detect relapse long before standard testing. These are the first findings from the Cancer Research UK-funded TRACERx* lung cancer study, published today (Wednesday) in the New England Journal of Medicine and Nature.

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That's amazing 2greys and a step in the right direction. Xxxx

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