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U embarks on national study of bone cancer in children

University of Minnesota researchers have received a $1.7 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to lead the largest study to date on the causes of pediatric osteosarcoma.

Osteosarcoma, which affects the long bones of the arm or leg, is the most common type of bone cancer in U.S. children. Each year about 400 children are diagnosed with the disease.

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