Tagged: Cancer Research

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Sequencing HeLa

This is excellent news. HeLa cells are the oldest and most commonly used human cell line. You might be familiar with HeLa cells already if you have read +Rebecca Skloot’s fantastic book “The Immortal...


Men at Greater Risk for Cancer than Women

Even though we’re used to thinking of cancer as a ‘malfunction’ of the genes, the environment plays a huge role in cancer etiology (depending on the cancer of course). Our lifestyle choices can affect...