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January 11, 2019

Researchers identified genetic changes that occur as canine cutaneous mast cell tumors spread, and the findings, published in PLOS One, could enable veterinarians to better predict metastasis risk and might lead to the development of new treatments. Mastocytomas also affect people, and researcher Mike Starkey says anything scientists discover about canine cancer furthers understanding of the corresponding cancer in humans.

https://www.eadt.co.uk/news/research-could-aid-better-treatment-for-dogs-with-cancer-1-5848836