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Indian-led team in US discovers "pathbreaking" treatment for brain cancer
19/05/2023 06:16 PM | Click to read full article
In a pathbreaking finding, a team of scientists from the San Francisco Medical Centre, University of California, discovered that the cancerous cells link up with healthy brain cells to become hyperactive and cause speedy cognitive loss and death in patients. The team, led by Saritha Krishna, an Indian, also found out that a commonly used anti-seizure drug was effective in reducing the hyperactivity of the tumour cells and even halting their growth.