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June 4, 2020 · Leave a Comment

Researchers target liver tumors with precision and “tiny radiation bombs”

By Advancing the Science contributor Advancing the Science contributor (@advancingthescience)

By Lynda De Widt In the 1960’s, scientists discovered a form of cancer therapy called radioembolization, which utilizes microscopic radioactive spheres delivered through a blood vessel to reach a tumor and kill tumor cells. “Think of it as a tiny radiation bomb that’s delivered directly where it’s most needed,” says Beau Toskich, M.D., an interventional […]

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Tags: Beau Toskich, cancer, CT, Kabir Mody, liver cancer, radiation therapy, radioembolization, transplant, tumor, Tushar Patel


July 17, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Read the latest research news from Mayo Clinic Cancer Center

By Nicole Ferrara Nicole Ferrara (@nicoleferrara)

Forefront is the complimentary magazine of the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center. Published in email and online newsletter editions quarterly, Forefront highlights Mayo Clinic’s cutting-edge cancer research and the latest Cancer Center news. The June 2019 issue features: Director’s message: Prioritizing cancer researchFederal cancer research funding is vital to meet growing challenges as the population ages. […]

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Tags: breast cancer, cervical cancer, diabetes, Kabir Mody, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, pancreatic cancer


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