Researchers find way to target cancer while protecting healthy tissue

Posted in Medicine, Science on 24th Jun, 2022
by Alex Muller

Researchers have discovered how to target stem cells affected by leukaemia without causing harm to healthy stem cells, paving the way for new, safer treatments for the disease.

'Designer cells' reverse one-year-old's leukaemia

Posted in Medicine on 6th Nov, 2015
by Alex Muller

'The technology is moving very fast, the ability to target very specific regions of the genome have suddenly become much more efficient'

Diabetes drug may help in leukaemia

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Sep, 2015
by Alex Muller

A drug used to treat diabetes could help in the fight against blood cancer, early research in the journal Nature suggests.