Detecting DNA damage

Cairney, Richard
August 1998
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;08/11/98, Vol. 159 Issue 3, p215
Academic Journal
Reports that a new technique has been developed to detect genetic mutations. Work of Chris Le et al, University of Alberta, in `Science'; Sensitivity of the test; Implications for the early detection and prevention of cancer; Use of fluorescent antibodies to identify mutations; Ability to base cancer risk on hard data; Ethical concerns.


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