Genome Code Cracked For Breast And Colon Cancers

Sat, 09 Sep 2006 10:00 PM EST

... Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center scientists have completed the first draft of the genetic code for breast and colon cancers. Their report, published online in the September 7 issue of Science Express, identifies close to 200 mutated genes, now linked to these cancers, most of which were not previously recognized as associated with tumor initiation, growth, spread or control. [click link for full article] ...