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Deborah Schrag

Medical Oncologist, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Deborah Schrag is a medical oncologist at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, where she specializes in gastrointestinal cancer. Previously she was an associate attending physician at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, which she joined in February 1999.

The previous director of the National Cancer Institute wanted to banish suffering and death from cancer by 2015. Current director Harold Varmus says this claim was not based on reality, […]
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One in three Americans are diagnosed in their lifetime with cancer, a derangement of normal cell growth in which cells grow in antisocial ways, crossing natural tissue boundaries.
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