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Genetics of specific cancers. Introduction 

Genetics of specific cancers. Introduction
Genetics of specific cancers. Introduction

Chris Jacobs

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date: 12 July 2020

Cancer is a multifactorial disease, involving a combination of genetic, lifestyle and environmental factors. This chapter will briefly discuss the multifactorial contribution to the development of cancer and the possible outcomes of the various clinical genetic tests offered in cancer genetics.

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