NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Fla. will use a $100,000 grant from General Electric's Healthymagination Challenge to search for genetic variants that could be involved in the metastasis of breast cancer, Moffitt said on Friday.

Moffitt researcher Catherine Lee plans to use the funding to pursue research that ultimately will lead to development of a biomarker-based diagnostic test that could determine a patient's breast cancer metastasis risk.

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