The Naked Scientists

The Naked Scientists Forum

Author Topic: Can we stop cancer from developing radiotherapy resistance?  (Read 1955 times)

Offline thedoc

  • Forum Admin
  • Administrator
  • Sr. Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 511
  • Thanked: 12 times
    • View Profile
Cancer cells can develop resistance to radiotherapy, which means large doses have to be given which can damage nearby cells.  Scientists Nina Edin and Erik Pettersen at the University of Oslo may have found the response which generates this resistance.
Read a transcript of the interview by clicking here

or Listen to it now or [download as MP3]
« Last Edit: 10/05/2012 16:06:31 by _system »


 

The Naked Scientists Forum


 

SMF 2.0.10 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines
SMFAds for Free Forums