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SAN DIEGO (GenomeWeb News) — Reporting incidental or secondary findings may pose a challenge for the cancer field, a panel at this year's American Association for Cancer Research meeting said.

SAN DIEGO (GenomeWeb News) — Researchers are beginning to trace mutations present in tumors back to the processes that formed them.

The American Association for Cancer Research has named personalized breast cancer treatment expert Jose Baselga as its new president-elect.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) –The fundraising organization Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) has provided a grant of €6 million ($8.1 million) to investigators at the Dutch Cancer Society and the American Association for Cancer Research to fund an effort to grow and study living tumors from patient samples

WASHINGTON (GenomeWeb Daily News) — While cancer therapies targeted to the genetic makeup of patients' tumors have allowed for more precise treatment of disease, tumors bombarded with such drugs may develop resistance, even to such directed drugs.

WASHINGTON (GenomeWeb News) – Thousands of supporters of biomedical research, including scientists, patient advocates, and disease survivors took to the street in Washington, DC, on Monday to pressure Congress to restore funding for the National Institutes of Health that has been lost through the

WASHINGTON (GenomeWeb News) – Small studies, sometimes containing a single patient, can be applied to unravel the biological mechanisms behind cancer drug response as well as identify possible drug treatments for a specific cancer type, according to researchers.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A multi-organization initiative has been created with the goal of discovering new therapies for childhood cancers using genomics as well as immunotherapeutic technologies.

Regulus Therapeutics has named William Rastetter as a member of its board.

The American Association for Cancer Research has inaugurated its first class of fellows.

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