American Association for Cancer Research

Interview with Avrum E. Spira, M.D., M.Sc.

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Prevention 2010: Interview with Avrum E. Spira, M.D., M.Sc., chief, division of computational biomedicine and director of the translational bioinformatics program at Boston University’s Clinical and Translational Science Institute

Dr. Spira discusses his presentation, “Identifying the Smoker at Risk for Lung Cancer,” and what he calls a molecular “field of injury.” He also talks about personalized genomic approaches to lung cancer treatment for smokers at high risk for lung cancer.

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Updated: November 9, 2010