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Canada Launches Massive Study of Adult Cancer Precursors

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Science  20 Jun 2008:
Vol. 320, Issue 5883, pp. 1572-1573
DOI: 10.1126/science.320.5883.1572b

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Canada has joined the global stampede of countries gathering biological data over decades on a large population cohort in hopes of better understanding the genetic, social, and environmental factors that affect human health.