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Zika virus found to specifically kill glioblastoma brain cancer cells

17:24 EDT 5 Sep 2017 | News-Medical.net

According to a latest study supported by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), a part of the National Institutes of Health, the deadly Zika virus could be used to kill a specific type of brain cancer cells and sparing the neighbouring healthy brain cells. Although experimental in stage, this finding has wide implications for those suffering from these cancers.

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