Native American Ancestry Linked to Higher Leukemia Relapse Rate | GenomeWeb

A new Nature Genetics study published by researchers at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital shows a link between Native American ancestry and the probability of a patient's leukemia reoccurring — a finding that could be a new biomarker for the disease and could eventually influence a clinician's choice of treatment. Cancer Minute spoke with Jun Yang, the study's first author, for more information on the study and the findings.

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