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Miquel Porta is Professor and Head of the Clinical and Molecular Epidemiology of Cancer Unit, Institut Municipal d'Investigaci Do Medica; Professor of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Universitat Aut Donoma de Barcelona; Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
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