28 Mar '12, 2am

Cancer Treatment Breakthrough: A Single Antibody Drug Found to Shrink or Halt ‘All Tumors’

The team next tested out the drug on mice who were given transplants of various human tumors. When the mice were then treated with the anti-CD47 drug, the tumors decreased in size and failed to metastasize. The process was repeated with other human tumor transplants such as colon cancer tumors. The team found that these tumors shrank to less than one third of their original size on average. And in mice with breast cancer tumors, the drug eradicated all sign of the tumors, with the mice remaining cancer free for months after cessation of the treatment.

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