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Line region hypomethylation is associated with lifestyle and differs by human papillomavirus status in head and neck squamous cell carcinomas. Furniss CS, Marsit CJ, Houseman EA, Eddy K, Kelsey KT. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2008 Apr;17(4):966-71. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-07-2775
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