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Familial screening

Familial screening

screening directed at close relatives of probands with diseases that may lie latent, as in age-dependent dominant traits, or that may involve risk to progeny, as x-linked traits.

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Possible Cure for Cancer

... a variety of possible pro-malignant mutations, and apart from distinct familial cancers where the responsible mutuation is known and inheritable, ... pre-malignant cells, such as can happen with cervical cancer thanks to screening). This is why studying the biology of cancer cells is so essential, ...

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