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Amid Debate, Gene-Based Cancer Test Approved

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Science  16 Feb 2007:
Vol. 315, Issue 5814, pp. 924
DOI: 10.1126/science.315.5814.924

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Last week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued its first-ever approval of a multigene prognostic test and 2 days later held a contentious meeting to discuss more stringent oversight of this area. (Read more.)