By Andrea Anderson

ORLANDO, Fla. (GenomeWeb News) – Preliminary findings from the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital-Washington University Pediatric Cancer Genome Project suggest mutation frequency across the genome varies with cancer type for childhood cancers, James Downing, scientific director at St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, said at the American Association for Cancer Research annual meeting.

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