What is the link between people and pets in cancer research?

Mark Morris Award winner Dr. Stephen J. Withrow developed a limb-sparing technique to treat osteosarcoma, a malignant tumor of long bones in dogs. This technique is also used in human cancer centers, and significantly increases the chance that children diagnosed with osteosarcoma can be cured.

To read more about Dr. Withrow, check out his biography in Special Features.


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