• Scientists create nano-size packets of genetic code aimed at brain cancer 'seed' cells

    8 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    In a 'proof of concept' study, scientists say they have successfully delivered nano-size packets of genetic code called microRNAs to treat human brain tumors implanted in mice. The contents of the super-small containers were designed to target cancer stem cells, a kind of cellular 'seed' that produces countless progeny and is a relentless barrier to ridding the brain of malignant cells.
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  • Immune Therapy May Help Melanoma in the Brain

    8 days ago - By Web MD

    A therapy that harnesses the body's immune system to target and destroy cancer cells has been found to help people with melanoma that has spread to the brain.
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  • Scientists Reprogram Immune Cells to Fight Cancer

    Scientists Reprogram Immune Cells to Fight Cancer

    9 days ago - By Web MD

    A team of scientists say they've developed a new, faster method to reprogram T cells, which normally target bacterial or fungal infections, into cancer fighters.
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