Genetics

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Why havent we cured cancer yeeeeeet?

A neat paper was just published in Nature, where they did complete genome sequencing of the prostate cancer tumors from seven advanced/aggressive prostate cancer patients. The genomic complexity of primary human prostate cancer Why did they want to do this? They hoped to identify some new features of aggressive prostate cancer that could be exploited…

Thanks to BleachGate, this is probably the first time many of you all in the Skeptical Community have heard about Crohns Disease (SPOILER: kid with Chrons gets booted from a ‘support’ forum for speaking out against woo-‘treatments’). Crohns is an inflammatory bowl disease (IBD), where your guts do fun things like shrink until your bowls…