Fossil tumour is oldest evidence of human cancer discovered yet
Oldest malignant tumourPatrick Randolph-Quinney/UCLAN/PABy New Scientist Staff and Press AssociationA fossilised foot bone carries the oldest evidence of malignant cancer we’ve ever seen. Dating back 1.7 million years, the fossil from South Africa shows signs of osteosarcoma, an aggressive form of bone cancer. The fossil metatarsal bone appears to...
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