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Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2017

Director's message: New frontier in colorectal cancer screening
The noninvasive stool DNA test may help boost screening participation for colorectal cancer.
Mayo Clinic gets brain tumor research grant
A joint grant with MIT will help researchers learn more about drugs to treat brain tumors.
Researchers discover protein that doubles down on cancer
The cyclin A2 protein regulates the cell cycle and plays a role in fixing DNA replication errors.
Researchers identify enzyme regulating BRCA2 pathway
The UCHL3 enzyme could help guide precision therapy in BRCA2 cancers.
Researchers map patterns of prostate cancer recurrence
New finding may help optimize treatment of patients whose prostate cancer returns after surgery.
High-volume care may mean longer survival
Patients with multiple myeloma benefit from treatment at more experienced medical centers.
Researchers pinpoint gene variants in breast cancer
The findings may guide interpretation of results from clinical, hereditary and genetic testing.
Meet the Investigator: Keith L. Knutson, Ph.D.
Dr. Knutson discusses his research on immunology and immunotherapy of breast and ovarian cancers.
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