Published in Cancer Weekly, September 19th, 2006
"The objective of this study was to evaluate the aggregation of colorectal cancer (CRC) and HNPCC-related extracolonic cancers in an extended Lebanese family with HNPCC. This was a pedigree analysis and a prospective follow-up over an 8-year period," scientists in Lebanon reported.
"The causative germ line mutation was detected using denaturing high-performance liquid chromatography, polymerase chain reaction (PCR) of short fluorescent fragments, and direct DNA sequencing of purified PCR...
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