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Human stem cells hunt down and kill brain cancer

February 2, 2017View for printing

In a rapid-fire series of breakthroughs in just under a year, researchers have made another advance in the development of an effective treatment for glioblastoma, a common and aggressive brain cancer.

The work, published in the journal Science Translational Medicine, describes how human stem cells, made from human skin cells, can hunt down and kill human brain cancer, a critical and monumental step toward clinical trials--and real treatment.

Posted by Thania Benios

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