By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A team of researchers led by investigators in China and Singapore reported in the early, online edition of Nature Genetics yesterday that they have identified three new genes associated with a type of throat cancer called nasopharyngeal carcinoma in individuals of southern Chinese descent.

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