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New research shows that changing the shape of chemotherapy drug nanoparticles to make them rod-shaped rather than spherical can dramatically enhance their effectiveness at targeting and treating breast cancer.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a brand new type of breast cancer medication this week that targets tumor cells while sparing healthy surrounding tissues.
When it comes to gene sequencing and personalized medicine for cancer, spotting an aberrant kinase is a home run.
Adding the drug trastuzumab to chemotherapy prevents cancer recurrence and improves survival in a large number of women with early stage HER2-positive breast cancer.
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- In medicine, cauterization.