Why Is Heart Cancer So Rare?

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    Why don't we hear about people getting heart cancer? Turns out that some types of cells are less susceptible to cancer than others.

    Hosted by: Michael Aranda

    'Curing Cancer' Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7tzaWOdvGMw&feature=iv&src_vid=0VC4-HHbvF4&annotation_id=annotation_1395015907

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    Sources:
    http://time.com/heart-cancer/
    http://www.boston.com/news/health/articles/2008/11/24/why_dont_you_hear_about_people_getting_heart_cancer/
    http://health.clevelandclinic.org/2012/11/can-you-get-heart-cancer/
    http://www.mayoclinic.org/heart-cancer/expert-answers/faq-20058130
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0072594/
    http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/there-are-many-kinds-of-c/
    http://www.sciencemag.org/content/324/5923/98

    Image Sources:
    https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Myocardiocyte.png
    https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Diagram_showing_a_malignant_tumour_CRUK_069.svg

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