By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) has added four new cancer centers to a study it is leading to seek out genetic variants involved in multiple myeloma, which will be responsible for the deaths of an estimated 11,000 people this year.

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