Four New Genetic Risk Factors for Testicular Cancer Identified, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Study

Published: May 13, 2013

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A new study looking at the genomes of more than 13,000 men identified four new genetic variants associated with an increased risk of testicular cancer, the most commonly diagnosed type in young men today. The findings from this first-of-its-kind meta-analysis were reported online May 12 in Nature Genetics by researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.

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