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Researchers may have found key to cancer cure in four-strand DNA

07:00 EDT 23 Sep 2016 | Genetic Literacy Project
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One problem with cancer treatments today is that they attack all cells indiscriminately. Chemotherapy for instance, hurts healthy cells and cancerous ones alike. With targeted therapy, only the cancer cells are damaged, leaving healthy ones alone. To do so, researchers must find what is unique about cancer cells. They may now have found one important […]

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