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CRISPR Screen Reveals New Targets in Squamous Cell Carcinomas: “The challenge now is to exploit this knowledge for therapeutics,” says researcher Joaquin Espinosa, PhD.  http://ow.ly/5A6750jo4oG
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Fred Hutch Deepens Its Focus on the Microbiome: The Microbiome Research Initiative symposium highlighted  research on how the gut interacts with the immune system and the effect  of that interaction on cancer.  http://ow.ly/CKbU50jnsMU
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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Do you get regular mammograms to detect breast cancer early? http://ow.ly/z72w50jnrMY
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HPV Vaccine Approved for Women and Men up to Age 45: Human papillomavirus vaccine can prevent cervical, anal and oral cancers.  http://ow.ly/hJNG50jmIFW
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Cleaning Dogs Helps Kids With Cancer Benefit From Pet Therapy: Antibacterial shampoo reduces transmission of antibiotic-resistant bug. http://ow.ly/zkse50jm6HC
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Finding New Avenues for Treating Pancreatic Cancer: “To make a significant impact in treating this kind of  cancer, we need to find it earlier,” says medical oncologist Brian  Wolphin, MD, MPH.  http://ow.ly/X1BQ50jjXcV
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African Americans Are Largely Excluded From Cancer Clinical Trials: Less than 5 percent of Black patients were involved in trials for 24 out of 31 cancer drugs approved since 2015. http://ow.ly/OHOG50jhVUz
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New Combination Treatment Targets Pre-Leukemia Stem Cells: The study used two FDA-approved drugs to the pre-leukemic cells while leaving healthy stem cells alone.  http://ow.ly/atQi50jjWIN
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A Melanoma Diary: Jamie Troil Goldfarb, 40, is a patient advocate and  works in public relations. She lives in Takoma Park, Maryland, with her  husband and son.  http://ow.ly/2fxF50iTpQe
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Patient-Partnered Genomics Study Identifies Potential Treatment for Rare Cancer: Shared database helps find treatment for cancers too rare to have their own clinical trials.  http://ow.ly/S8KT50jiGtZ
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New Online Tool Could Predict Risk of Breast Cancer Returning: A simple web-based calculator for clinicians could predict long-term risk of cancer recurrence.  http://ow.ly/2loj50jbpFy
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Serena Williams Records a Song in Support of Breast Cancer Awareness: The tennis star supports regular self-examinations for women.  http://ow.ly/hz3C50jkDTN
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