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Submission + - DNA cancer codes cracked by international effort ( 1

Enigma23 writes: As reported on, scientists from the International Cancer Genome Consortium of 12 institutes around the world will today release the first DNA profiles of some of the most prevalent types of tumours. While the story asserts that "A new era of cancer treatment has dawned" I'm a bit more sceptical, given that gene therapy and immunotherapy are still very much in their infancy at the current time.
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DNA cancer codes cracked by international effort

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