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Germ-line and somatic DICER1 mutations in a pleuropulmonary blastoma


  • Authors' contributions: LDK did the sequencing of the tumor gDNA, extracted the tumor RNA, did the cDNA sequencing and wrote the manuscript; FP conducted all sample acquisition and associated administration work; NH provided technical advice; AS oversaw sectioning and staining of FFPE blocks; JA and DBDS provided expert pathology opinion; MTC provided details of clinical presentation and treatment implemented; MSM obtained family history information; WDF designed the study, provided advice, and edited the manuscript. All authors approved the final version of the manuscript.

Correspondence to: William D. Foulkes, Program in Cancer Genetics, Gerald Bronfman Centre for Clinical Research in Cancer, Department of Oncology, McGill University, 546 Pine Ave. West, Montreal, QC, Canada H2W 1S6.


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