NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A subset of breast cancers contain mutational signatures consistent with DNA mismatch repair (MMR) deficiency, new research reveals, suggesting that some individuals with the disease may benefit from immune checkpoint blockade immunotherapies similar to those being used in other types of cancer with MMR deficits.

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