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Homing In On a Prostate Cancer Gene

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Science  22 Nov 1996:
Vol. 274, Issue 5291, pp. 1301
DOI: 10.1126/science.274.5291.1301a


In work reported on p. 1371, a multi-institutional research team has found that a small region of chromosome 1 contains a gene that greatly increases the risk of prostate cancer.