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2011-08-11 10:17:28

In a cancer treatment breakthrough, scientists for the first time have used gene therapy to successfully destroy tumors in patients with advanced chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL).


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.