Human Brain-cancer Patients Set to Receive Cancer Drug in Clinical Trials

News   Nov 28, 2017 | Original story from University of Illinois

 
Human Brain-cancer Patients Set to Receive Cancer Drug in Clinical Trials

Pretzel's brain tumor shrank more than 40 percent after treatment with PAC-1 in a clinical trial for dogs with glioma, a brain cancer very similar to glioblastoma in humans. Credit: Photo courtesy Tim Fan

 
 
 

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