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The Old and the New

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The New York Times' Claudia Dreifus recently sat down with Janet Davison Rowley — the medical-doctor-turned-geneticist known as "the matriarch of modern cancer genetics" — to talk about her career and her discoveries. When she started her work in 1961, genetics was very far from an established field, Rowley says, and there were no tools to help researchers study DNA.

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