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Review "Scholarly vs. Popular" in the box below, then follow the numbered tabs in order. First you will identify a newspaper or magazine account of a scientific cancer study and then locate the academic journal article that reported the study's results. Then the exercise challenges you to compare the popular account of the research to the published research.
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