• Potential Cancer Treatment Advance Using Ionic Liquid

    2 monthes ago - By Discovery's Edge

    Patients and their physicians have quite a few treatment options to sort through to manage hepatocellular carcinoma , the most common form of liver cancer. Now, thanks to an innovative new agent, one of those options may have a makeover in its future.
    Physician-scientists from Mayo Clinic, in collaboration with Harvard University, report in Science Translational Medicine that they were able to uniformly distribute a chemotherapy drug in preclinical models into liver tumors and other solid tumors. This potentially solves a problem that has plagued ablation for cancer.
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