Ultrasound Enhances Drug Delivery to Treat Brain Metastases
5 days ago - By Medscape
Proof-of-concept study shows MR-guided focused ultrasound enhances drug delivery to better treat brain metastases in HER2+ breast cancer patients.
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Top in hem/onc: Antihypertensive drugs in colorectal cancer, CAR-T for brain tumors
5 days ago - By Healio
In a recent study, researchers found that antihypertensive drugs could potentially reduce mortality among patients with stage I to stage III colorectal cancer. It was the top story in hematology/oncology last week.
In other news, researchers said they were “extraordinarily optimistic” about the possibility of using chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy for pediatric brain cancer. Currently, treatment options are limited for patients with aggressive disease and those who are not candidates for surgery due to tumor location.
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