Nicoline Hoogerbrugge coordinator ERN GENTURIS network

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Nicoline Hoogerbrugge, theme Tumors of the digestive tract was appointed by the European Union as coordinator of the European Reference Network (ERN) GENTURIS network. This is a network of 11 countries with 24 expertise centers in Genetic Tumor Risk Syndromes. Currently only 20-30% of the people will be recognized with a genetic predisposition to cancer.

ERN GENTURIS aims improving the identificaton, diagnosis of a wide range of inherited syndromes predisposing for tumor development at any stage during life and preventon of cancer.

Researchers from the themes Women's cancer and Tumors of the digestive tract are involved.


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