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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.
New patented technique reveals the energy status of cells

New patented technique reveals the energy status of cells

Study: Gut microbiota directly shapes the makeup of human immune system

Study: Gut microbiota directly shapes the makeup of human immune system

Using 3D mapping techniques to unravel mystery of blood stem cells

Using 3D mapping techniques to unravel mystery of blood stem cells

Cell survival protein could protect the kidneys from 'bystander' damage during cancer therapy

Cell survival protein could protect the kidneys from 'bystander' damage during cancer therapy

Study may lead to new strategies that minimize inflammatory reactions after cell transplants

Study may lead to new strategies that minimize inflammatory reactions after cell transplants

Novel DNA-based nanogel for targeted delivery of chemotherapeutics

Novel DNA-based nanogel for targeted delivery of chemotherapeutics

Study shows CRISPR/Cas9 system can effectively treat metastatic cancers

Study shows CRISPR/Cas9 system can effectively treat metastatic cancers

Light-activated liposomes could help deliver CRISPR gene therapy

Light-activated liposomes could help deliver CRISPR gene therapy

Study shows 1 in 8 cancer patients had inherited cancer-related gene mutation

Study shows 1 in 8 cancer patients had inherited cancer-related gene mutation

'Training’ the innate immunity may improve the success of immunotherapy

'Training’ the innate immunity may improve the success of immunotherapy

Dual-chip system for monitoring heart toxicity from breast cancer drugs

Dual-chip system for monitoring heart toxicity from breast cancer drugs

Researchers identify a promising target for treating chemo-resistant cancer cells

Researchers identify a promising target for treating chemo-resistant cancer cells

Rutgers researchers discover gene markers linked to metastatic prostate cancer

Rutgers researchers discover gene markers linked to metastatic prostate cancer

Cell nucleus may enable the cells to evade crowded environments

Cell nucleus may enable the cells to evade crowded environments

New nanoparticles can destroy drug-resistant cancer cells

New nanoparticles can destroy drug-resistant cancer cells

Treatment using immune system T cells preserves vision of mice with retinoblastoma

Treatment using immune system T cells preserves vision of mice with retinoblastoma

Immune cell biomarker may help identify patients at risk for graft-versus-host disease

Immune cell biomarker may help identify patients at risk for graft-versus-host disease

New drug shows promise in the treatment of neuroblastoma

New drug shows promise in the treatment of neuroblastoma

Genetic test identifies patients with invasive lobular carcinoma at high risk of recurrence

Genetic test identifies patients with invasive lobular carcinoma at high risk of recurrence

Researchers identify key molecules that contribute to radioresistance in glioblastoma

Researchers identify key molecules that contribute to radioresistance in glioblastoma