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The Making of Medicine

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Anindya Dutta, PhD, is the chairman of the UVA Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics.
How Our Cells Repair Damaged DNA

Our Anindya Dutta, MD, PhD, has made an important discovery suggesting that 10 percent to 15 percent of prostate cancer and lymphomas have a genetic weakness that makes them particularly vulnerable to chemotherapy and radiation therapy. That should be very good news for patients with that subset of cancers. But…