New study reveals how a seemingly major leukemia discovery turned scientific cautionary tale about how standard blood collection can alter results
Nov. 10, 2014
| By Dr. Rachel Tompa / Fred Hutch News Service
Fred Hutch's Drs. Heidi Dvinge and Robert Bradley discovered that abnormalities in a molecule called RNA were not triggered by leukemia, as previously thought, but by the manner in which blood samples from cancer patients were being stored.