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African Heritage and Breast Cancer

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African Heritage and Breast Cancer

African Heritage and Breast Cancer

African Heritage and Breast Cancer

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Tony Cox speaks with Dr. Funmi Olopade, a medical professor at the University of Chicago and a specialist in breast cancer genetics, about a new study looking into the high levels of breast cancer among both African women and American women of African descent.

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