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In cancer, localized gene amplification is often observed, leading to overexpression of
oncogenes such as c-MYC or HER2 in some forms of breast cancer. You have
hypothesized that this situation may be due to the rare survival
How to Read a Scientific (Biology) Research Paper
A scientific research paper is a work of logic, where scientists present a set of experimental
results and argue for a model that fits the presented data. To support the model, the scientist will refer to
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Watson et al. (2008) Molecular Biology of the Gene, 7th ed.