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Geneticists identify four new breast-cancer genes

Discovery adds to understanding of individuals' susceptibility.

Knowing more breast-cancer genes could help provide bespoke treatments. Credit: Corbis

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Whitfield, J. Geneticists identify four new breast-cancer genes. Nature (2007). https://doi.org/10.1038/news070521-13

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