NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – In Nature Genetics, researchers from the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, the University of Toronto, and elsewhere described recurrent activating mutations in the PRKD1 gene that appear to drive formation of a salivary gland cancer called polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma, or PLGA.

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