Europe to Expand Melanoma and Genetics Consortium | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Europe plans to expand a cancer research consortium to include new genetic risk studies, environmental and genetic interaction efforts, and early detection science.

The Melanoma Genetics Consortium (GenoMEL), led by the University of Leeds' Cancer Research UK Centre, has already identified susceptibility genes and has developed joint data collection for gene and environment interaction studies, according to the EU.

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