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Metal Implants May Cut Chemotherapy Side Effects, University of Edinburgh Study



2/13/2014 7:04:00 AM

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Cancer patients could one day experience fewer side effects from chemotherapy following a discovery that opens the door for more targeted treatments. Researchers have identified a possible way of treating tumours that would see doctors place harmless metal implants at the cancer site. The discovery could make treatment more targeted than existing therapies, avoiding unwanted side effects, such as hair loss, tiredness and nausea.

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