|archmage||Date: Tuesday, 09-October-2012, 1:56 AM | Message # 1|
-- dragon lord--
|Magnets that cause tumours to 'self-destruct' could be a revolutionary new weapon in the fight against cancer. |
Scientists in South Korea have developed the method, which uses a magnetic field to trigger the cells to effectively kill themselves.
The researchers have demonstrated that the process works in bowel cancer cells and living laboratory fish.
They now plan to test the technique on a range of cancers to see if it can destroy other tumours.
Read more/Full article/source - http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health....ct.html