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New Cancer Vaccine Experiment Involving Glioblastoma in Mice

Researchers recently tested a new combination therapy for cancer on mice that had a specific kind of brain tumor called glioblastoma. The two combined therapies were an anti tumor vaccine with what is called a checkpoint inhibitor. These inhibitors block proteins that the cancer cell needs to survive and thereby help control its growth. The […]

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A Woman’s Life is Extended by 9 years Due to Experimental Cancer Therapy

68-year old Sandy Hillburn was one of the university patients who reaped the benefits of experimental cancer therapy. The cancer researchers at Duke University claim that this experimental cancer therapy has helped patients prolong their lives. During an interview, Hillburn stated that she very fortunate to have six grandsons and life-long friends. “I was actually told I […]

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