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Emory Introduces Faster, More Precise Radiation Therapy for Cancer Patients

Source: http://www.healthcanal.com/cancers/18566-Emory-Introduces-Faster-More-Pr...
Date: 01 July 2011
One of the world’s fastest and most accurate radiotherapy treatment systems will soon be available for cancer patients under care at Emory Healthcare's Department of Radiation Oncology.
The TrueBeam radiation therapy system

Discovery of key cancer protein may aid radiation therapy

Source: http://www.healthcanal.com/cancers/17937-Discovery-key-cancer-protein-ma...
Date: 10 June 2011
Blocking cyclin D1 might help sensitize tumors to radiation
Scientists at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have uncovered a new role for a key cancer protein, a finding that could pave the way for more effective radiation treatment of a variety of tumors.
Many cancers are driven in part by elevated levels of cyclin D1, which allow the cells to escape growth controls and proliferate abnormally.

Breast Cancer Patients Could Benefit From Fewer Radiotherapy Treatments

Article Date: 17 Jun 2011 - 8:00 PDT
Source: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/228886.php
A major new clinical trial coordinated by The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) will determine whether people diagnosed with breast cancer could benefit from receiving fewer radiotherapy treatments than the current UK standard.

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