Cedars-Sinai Researchers Develop Drug to Combat Pancreatic Cancer

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Researchers at cedars Sinai have. Made a major breakthrough in fighting one of the most deadly forms of cancer. Pancreatic cancer is the third leading cause of cancer related death in the United States lead researcher, Dr MU out at our Cowie explains. How the drug called meta Vert works. It targets to important mechanisms that mediate resistance to chemotherapy and mediate spreading the cancer, two important effects defending the spreading of TV's to other organs number two is making the cancer cells less resistant to therapies this year about fifty five thousand Americans will be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and more than forty four thousand will die. So far metaverse has worked in laboratory mice the research team now hopes to get approval to begin testing in humans sometime

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