New treatment reduces precancerous polyps in hereditary cancer patients -- MEDICA Trade Fair

New treatment reduces precancerous polyps in hereditary cancer patients

Inheriting a mutation in the APC gene leads to a nearly 100% lifetime risk of colorectal cancer.

03/24/2016

Photo: Jewel Samadder and Deborah Neklason

Jewel Samadder, Lead researcher on the study and investigator at the Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah and Deborah Neklason, Corresponding author on the study and investigator at the Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah; © Huntsman Cancer Institute