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Can injecting Zika into brain kill deadly glioblastoma?

September 6, 2017View for printing

A new study shows the Zika virus kills brain cancer stem cells--the kind of cells most resistant to standard treatments.

The findings suggest the lethal power of the virus could be directed at malignant cells in the brain--and potentially improve the chances of people with glioblastoma--that is most often fatal within a year of diagnosis.

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