Sunday, September 12, 2004

 

New 'Guided Missile' Targets Breast Cancer

In mice carrying specimens of human breast cancer, treatment with a genetically engineered mini-antibody, or "diabody," laden with a radioactive isotope significantly impeded the growth of the tumors, researchers report.
Story here.

Given how my "guided missile" has targeted breasts for years, it's about time someone finally harnessed this concept for the powers of medicine.

(Altogether now: Groannnnnn...)

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