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Obstacles in cancer research – funding, evaluation, & complex disease

Yesterday morning, director of the National Cancer Institute, Harold Varmus, addressed the National Press Club on the achievements and challenges of cancer research.┬áVarmus covered quite a few topics, but here are a few highlights that stood out for me: If … Continue reading

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