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The nasty side effects of radiation and chemotherapy are well known: fatigue, hair loss and nausea, to name a few.
A three-dimensional image of one of the proteins that serves as an on-off switch as it binds to receptors on the surface of a cell suggests there may be a sort of main power switch that could be tripped.
Groundbreaking research into how the protein receptors of cells detect and respond to external signals has earned two US scientists the 2012 Nobel Prize in chemistry
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