Stem cells turn into seek-and-destroy cancer missiles

日期:2019-03-01 05:05:14 作者:欧阳咕颜 阅读:

By Linda Geddes GENETICALLY modified stem cells are to be injected into the brains of cancer patients, where they will convert an inactive cancer drug into a potent and targeted tumour-killing agent. Stem cells are strongly attracted towards cancer cells, so it is hoped that as well as homing in on the main tumour, they will also be drawn to secondary growths,