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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.
CHOP scientists build a custom tool that drastically reduces engraftment reporting error rates

CHOP scientists build a custom tool that drastically reduces engraftment reporting error rates

Tweezers illustrate how chemotherapy affects DNA

Tweezers illustrate how chemotherapy affects DNA

Cedars-Sinai's Stem Cell and Bone Marrow Transplant Program recognized with two hallmarks of quality

Cedars-Sinai's Stem Cell and Bone Marrow Transplant Program recognized with two hallmarks of quality

Molecular staple: The DNA repair mechanism impeding cancer treatment

Molecular staple: The DNA repair mechanism impeding cancer treatment

Novel adoptive T cell receptor therapy shows promising results for patients with solid tumors

Novel adoptive T cell receptor therapy shows promising results for patients with solid tumors

Figuring out how cells safeguard their genomes during replication

Figuring out how cells safeguard their genomes during replication

New solution to treat diseases caused by exaggerated inflammation

New solution to treat diseases caused by exaggerated inflammation

Novel blood biomarker predicts a favorable response to CART cell therapy

Novel blood biomarker predicts a favorable response to CART cell therapy

Revealing the mechanism that ensures genome stability in normal cells

Revealing the mechanism that ensures genome stability in normal cells

The critical role of amino acid sensing pathways in driving colorectal cancer

The critical role of amino acid sensing pathways in driving colorectal cancer

IBS team uncovers new antiviral compounds derived from two Korean native plants

IBS team uncovers new antiviral compounds derived from two Korean native plants

Regeneration of the immune system in MS patients

Regeneration of the immune system in MS patients

CRISPR technology to improve the efficacy of immunotherapy

CRISPR technology to improve the efficacy of immunotherapy

Novel high-resolution taxonomy facilitates effective management of CRC patients

Novel high-resolution taxonomy facilitates effective management of CRC patients

DNA barcoding tracks the progression of tumor cells through time

DNA barcoding tracks the progression of tumor cells through time

Enhancing outcomes after surgery of breast cancer patients with miR-145

Enhancing outcomes after surgery of breast cancer patients with miR-145

New bioprinting platform to replicate tumors in 3D spheroids

New bioprinting platform to replicate tumors in 3D spheroids

DNA-based nanotransporters could improve treatment of cancers, other diseases

DNA-based nanotransporters could improve treatment of cancers, other diseases

Potential therapeutic strategy for medulloblastoma relapse

Potential therapeutic strategy for medulloblastoma relapse

Pioneering gene editing approach could lead to new treatments for CTLA-4 insufficiency

Pioneering gene editing approach could lead to new treatments for CTLA-4 insufficiency