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Medical News Today: Immunotherapy successful against deadly breast cancer

A recent clinical trial could change the face of therapy for a very aggressive and stubborn form of breast cancer: triple-negative. A combination of chemotherapy and immunotherapy boosts survival rates, the scientists found. A new clinical trial confirms that immunotherapy can help prolong the life of people with triple-negative breast cancer. Triple-negative breast cancer is… Read More »

Medical News Today: Cancer: Even healthy tissue is 'riddled with mutations'

Cancer develops due to mutations in our DNA. However, until now, little has been known about how mutations build up in healthy tissue over time. A new study provides fresh detail. Genetic mutations in healthy tissue are more common than previously thought. As people age, mutations in their DNA slowly build up. Mutations in healthy… Read More »