DeCODE discovers breast cancer gene

A team of scientists led by Icelandic biopharmaceutical company deCODE genetics has discovered common genetic variants linked to increased risk of breast cancer in women of European origin, as revealed in a study published Sunday.

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First Hilton hotel in Iceland

Nordica Hotel in Reykjavík will become part of the Hilton hotel chain after a few weeks and renamed “Hilton Reykjavík Nordica,” according to an agreement signed in Düsseldorf, Germany, yesterday.

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