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Medical Minute discusses researcher’s quest to build a molecular profile of cancers

In this week’s Medical Minute, Dr. Joseph Hobbs, chairman of the Department of Family Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, discusses how patients and cancer centers across the nation are teaming up to build a databank of tissue, blood, patient demographics and their clinical progress with the goal of helping researchers to build a molecular profile of six cancers

The Medical Minute airs at 8: 18 a.m., 1:20 p.m. and 5:18 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday on the 17 GPB radio stations across Georgia.

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Brennan Meagher

Brennan Meagher is a communications coordinator at Augusta University. Contact her at 706-446-4806 or