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Arizona Cancer Evolution Center

Research Papers

Litter size relates to cancer risk; body mass and longevity do not

Litter size relates to cancer risk; body mass and longevity do not

Why are some species of mammals more vulnerable to cancer than others?  It's an important question since the answers may guide us to new understandings of cancer development in humans.  In a careful analysis of 42 years of necropsy data from San Diego Zoo and Safari...