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Many Children With Cancer Were Born With Genes that Increase Risk

A new study of children with cancer found that as many as 8.5 percent of sick children were born with gene mutations that increased their risk of developing the disease. The study also revealed that family history of cancer is not as strong a predictor of childhood cancers as had been previously thought.

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