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Our ultimate goal is to accelerate the development of better medicines and a cure for both  - a real WIN WIN!

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Researchers are looking to dogs for help in finding better treatment options for cancer in humans – particularly, children.

For most people, there isn’t an immediate connection between pediatric and canine cancer—unless you’re an oncologist, or researcher, who works in either of these fields. Then, the similarities are striking.

Studying cancer in dogs may help in fighting cancer in children. Doreen Gentzler, NBC4 Washington Anchor, explores how man's best friend may also help us to better understand difficult cancers like osteosarcoma, lymphoma, brain cancers and others.

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