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Improved cancer therapy increases cure

Cervical and bowel cancers are difficult tumors to access by current treatments including chemotherapy, but a new technology involving gene therapy is promising better prognoses. The cancer cells are targeted with marker molecules designed to specifically affect that tumor which are injected into the bloodstream avoiding normal tissues from being killed.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Scotsman.com

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About: Improved cancer therapy increases cure

Date: 15 September 2005

Source: Scotsman.com

URL: http://news.scotsman.com/latest.cfm?id=1941372005

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