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Backtracking leukemia to birth

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The finding of leukemic cells in the newborn blood of infants who developed acute leukemia in the first few years of life suggests that some leukemias are present in utero.

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  1. Department of Medicine, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, 60637, USA

    • Janet D. Rowley


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