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Will Breast Cancer Ever Be Preventable?

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Will Breast Cancer Ever Be Preventable?

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Will Breast Cancer Ever Be Preventable?

Will Breast Cancer Ever Be Preventable?

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Two research papers out this week tackle breast cancer prevention. A study in Nature Medicine describes a possible cancer vaccine; the other, in The Lancet, looks at the influence of lifestyle on genes. Immunologist Vincent Tuohy and oncologist Cliff Hudis explain the work.