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Queen's University researchers discover ground-breaking bowel cancer treatment

 1 year ago       121 Views

The new therapeutic process, which is believed to be the first of its kind, targets and kills bowel cancer cells.

The discovery was led by Dr Nicholas Forsythe, Professor Sandra Van Schaeybroeck and the late Professor Patrick Johnston.

It is hoped that following further clinical trials, the process could lead to more effective treatment for certain bowel cancer patients who present with poor survival outcomes.

The study compared two groups of patients one year after their diagnosis.

They included patients with a poor survival outcome and those who are resistant to cancer treatments.

The three-year research project looked specifically at


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Source: rte.ie

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