Bioscience

Cancer research is improving treatment

November 22, 2009

By Flinn Foundation

[Source: Nogales International] – One size does not fit all when it comes to genetic makeup. Identifying the differences helps doctors come up with tailored treatment for specific cancers.

This is good news in light of estimates that cancer cases are expected to triply by 2030.

Dr. Ana Maria Lopez, medical director of the Arizona Telemedicine Program and a professor of medicine and pathology at the University of Arizona described the cutting edge technology and treatment methods on Tuesday.

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