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Researchers Discover New Approach to Treating Colorectal Cancer

Published: Thursday, December 05, 2013
Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013
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Approach disarms the gene that drives self-renewal in stem cells that are the root cause of disease, resistance to treatment and relapse.


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