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New cancer biomarker may herald personalised medicine

( -- Scientists at Oxford University have led a study that shows how simple diagnostic tests to identify which patients will respond to which cancer drugs can be developed, potentially ushering in a new era of ...

dateMar 23, 2010 in Cancer
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Alphavirus-based vaccine may slow some cancers

An experimental vaccine based on a virus that causes encephalitis in the wild appears to block tumor growth in some cases of advanced cancer, according to researchers at Duke University Medical Center. Scientists say the ...

dateAug 02, 2010 in Cancer
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