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Chemotherapy, in its most general sense, is the treatment of disease by chemicals especially by killing micro-organisms or cancerous cells. In popular usage, it refers to antineoplastic drugs used to treat cancer or the combination of these drugs into a cytotoxic standardized treatment regimen.
Spaceflight increases the risk of developing cancer and heart disease

Spaceflight increases the risk of developing cancer and heart disease

Yeast platform for the production of plant-derived anti-cancer drug

Yeast platform for the production of plant-derived anti-cancer drug

Researchers report the identification of novel small molecules that stimulate human adaptive immune responses

Researchers report the identification of novel small molecules that stimulate human adaptive immune responses

Researchers find immune-effective ways to destroy cancer cells

Researchers find immune-effective ways to destroy cancer cells

Researchers find active protein in tumor cells might help in new cancer treatments

Researchers find active protein in tumor cells might help in new cancer treatments

Computational approach could enable large-scale analyses of tumor-specific total mRNA levels from patient samples

Computational approach could enable large-scale analyses of tumor-specific total mRNA levels from patient samples

Study shows polymersome can effectively deliver PARP1 siRNA to treat breast cancer

Study shows polymersome can effectively deliver PARP1 siRNA to treat breast cancer

Research highlights a novel technique for cancer cells to repair DNA damage

Research highlights a novel technique for cancer cells to repair DNA damage

Scientists detect rare genetic signs of drug-resistant tuberculosis with the aim to stop disease progression

Scientists detect rare genetic signs of drug-resistant tuberculosis with the aim to stop disease progression

Study shows new potential target for CAR T cells to inhibit solid tumors

Study shows new potential target for CAR T cells to inhibit solid tumors

Study underscores the crucial role of genomic profiling in diagnosing and grading brain tumors

Study underscores the crucial role of genomic profiling in diagnosing and grading brain tumors

Extra copies of DNA explain insensitivity to chemotherapy in germ cell cancer

Extra copies of DNA explain insensitivity to chemotherapy in germ cell cancer

Researchers develop epigenetic methods for effective cancer treatments

Researchers develop epigenetic methods for effective cancer treatments

Vitamin E can reinvigorate dendritic cells to enhance immunotherapy responses

Vitamin E can reinvigorate dendritic cells to enhance immunotherapy responses

Study reveals key characteristics of immune cells in ovarian cancer

Study reveals key characteristics of immune cells in ovarian cancer

Study shows how biodegradable gel helps immune system to keep cancer away

Study shows how biodegradable gel helps immune system to keep cancer away

Scientists reveal how 9-1-1 clamp attaches to DNA damage site for initiating effective repair

Scientists reveal how 9-1-1 clamp attaches to DNA damage site for initiating effective repair

Researchers develop an antibody as a tool for opening the blood-brain barrier

Researchers develop an antibody as a tool for opening the blood-brain barrier

T cells sometimes remain in the skin for years, research finds

T cells sometimes remain in the skin for years, research finds

Looking at protein activity gives a complete picture of leukemia's weaknesses

Looking at protein activity gives a complete picture of leukemia's weaknesses