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Using fruit flies to identify new treatment for a colorectal cancer patient

20:00 EDT 21 May 2019 | AAAS

(American Association for the Advancement of Science) Erdem Bangi and colleagues demonstrate a new approach to developing personalized therapy for a patient with treatment-resistant colorectal cancer: using a fruit fly genetically modified with a patient's own cancer mutations to test candidate treatments.

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