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Scientist defends WHO group report linking herbicide to cancer.

A World Health Organization group's controversial finding that the world's most popular herbicide "probably is carcinogenic to humans" was based on a thorough scientific review and is a key marker in ongoing evaluations of the product, according to the scientist who led the study.

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