Is Cancer Contagious? And the forms that are .. by Discovery News

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A form of deadly leukemia was found to be contagious in a species of clams. Are other cancers contagious?

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Deadly, Contagious Form of Leukemia is Devastating Atlantic Clams
http://www.iflscience.com/plants-and-…
“Populations of soft-shelled clams along the east coast of North America are being devastated by outbreaks of a fatal leukemia-like disease.”

Is Cancer Contagious?
http://cancer.about.com/od/newlydiagn…
“My boyfriend has cancer and I am worried about it possibly being contagious.”

Clonally transmissible cancers in dogs and Tasmanian devils
http://www.nature.com/onc/journal/v27…
“Tasmanian devil facial tumor disease (DFTD) and canine transmissible venereal tumor (CTVT) are the only known naturally occurring clonally transmissible cancers.”

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Do Plants Get Cancer? by SciShow

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http://www.nature.com/nrc/journal/v10…
http://www.huntington.org/uploadedFil…
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/16/sci…
http://www.popsci.com/article/science…
http://forest.mtu.edu/research/hwbuck…

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