Cancer breakthrough as scientists find tumours give off traceable ‘signals’ up to DECADES before they grow to be malignant

Signs of cancer can sometimes appear decades before the disease is diagnosed, scientists have found.

Researchers discovered that genetic mutations which fuel the growth of tumours often occur years before the cancer is discovered.

One in five mutations can be considered early events in a tumour’s development, meaning they could occur as young as childhood.

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