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Epigenetics Plays a Major role in Breast Cancer Resistance

News   Mar 27, 2017 | Original story from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

 
Epigenetics Plays a Major role in Breast Cancer Resistance

This illustration depicts DNA (green strands) wrapped around histones (purple spheres). Credit: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

 
 
 

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