Dais Newsfeed | 27/02/2022 11:42 AM | Click to read full article
Radiation therapy is often the main curative treatment. However, some patients are resistant to radiation therapy.
Research has suggested that a phenomenon called DNA methylation has a major influence on radioresistance. Radioresistance can be reduced by the use of ‘radiosensitizers,’ chemical compounds that make cells more vulnerable to radiation.