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Systematic Analysis of Breast Cancer Morphology Uncovers Stromal Features Associated with Survival

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Science Translational Medicine  09 Nov 2011:
Vol. 3, Issue 108, pp. 108ra113
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3002564

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