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gene amplification (jeen AM-plih-fih-KAY-shun)

An increase in the number of copies of a gene. There may also be an increase in the RNA and
protein made from that gene. Gene amplification is common in cancer cells, and some amplified
genes may cause cancer cells to grow or become resistant to anticancer drugs. Genes may also be
amplified in the laboratory for research purposes.

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and in order to protect our most vulnerable patients, Windsong Breast Care has cancelled its Q & A sessions for 2020 and will be offering fully virtual sessions in 2021. Please know that during this difficult time our Breast Navigators and Surgeons are providing extra support for breast cancer patients. Questions, call 716.626.6300.

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