Bizarre tumor case may lead to custom cancer care

September 27, 2012

The discovery allows doctors to grow “mini tumors” from each patient’s cancer in a lab dish, then test various drugs or combinations on them to see which works best. It takes only a few cells from a biopsy and less than two weeks to do, with materials and methods common in most hospitals. (U.S.A. Today)

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