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Double the Mutations

By Hannah Waters | January 30, 2012

Irradiated sperm of young male mice induce mutations in eggs upon fertilization, a phenomenon that may pose risks for the children of cancer survivors.

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Chromosomes and Cancer

By Jef Akst | August 18, 2011

Two new papers identify how abnormal chromosome count, or aneuploidy, might relate to cancer.

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