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Spreading the search

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Cancer registries that track tumors as they spread could reveal how these growths metastasize

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  • 01 April 2019

    In the version of this article initially published, the affiliation of Dr. Sandra Geurts reads “Sandra Geurts, an epidemiologist at Radbound University in Nijmegen.” Radbound University is her previous affiliation, and the sentence should have been, “Sandra Geurts, an epidemiologist at Maastricht University Medical Center+ in the Netherlands.”


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Abbott, B. Spreading the search. Nat Med 25, 352–355 (2019).

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