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2Revolutionary new probe zooms in on cancer cellsMontreal Neurological Institute and Hospital News
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4Antifreeze protein from ticks fights frostbite in miceYale School of Medicine News
5One in every three women could potentially be spared chronic pain after breast cancer surgerySt. Michael's Hospital
6NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center develops new procedure to alleviate common side effects for gastric bypass patientsNewYork-Presbyterian
7NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center participates in national clinical trial for heart pump deviceNewYork-Presbyterian
8A new bright light source to speed up cancer diagnosisUniversity of Nottingham News
9Bariatric surgery affects risk of pregnancy complicationsKarolinska Institutet
10Chemotherapy before a breast cancer operation increases the likelihood of a breast-preserving procedure - rather than mastectomy - for some patientsAmerican College of Surgeons News

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