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27 June 2008

Results from recent clinical studies indicate a strong possibility that dogs can be trained to detect various forms of cancer in humans.

* SOURCE:
  Diagnostic Accuracy of Canine Scent Detection in Early- and Late-Stage Lung and Breast Cancers - Abstract
Michael McCulloch, Tadeusz Jezierski, Michael Broffman, Alan Hubbard, Kirk Turner, and Teresa Janecki Integrative Cancer Therapies, Mar 2006; vol. 5: pp. 30 - 39.
  http://ict.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/5/1/30

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  Diagnostic Accuracy of Canine Scent Detection in Early- and Late-Stage Lung and Breast Cancers - Printable PDF (Full Article)
  Dogs Excel on Smell Test to Find Cancer - New York Times Article

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