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Cancer May Require Simpler Genetic Mutations Than Previously Thought, Harvard Medical School Study


5/29/2012 7:30:38 AM

Chromosomal deletions in DNA often involve just one of two gene copies inherited from either parent. But scientists haven't known how a deletion in one gene from one parent, called a "hemizygous" deletion, can contribute to cancer.

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