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Oxford University Scientists Develop Genetically Modified Virus That Destroys Cancer And Its “Helper” Cells

Andrea D. Steffen
Cancer tricks your body’s healthy cells, known as fibroblasts, into protecting it from your own immune system. This new genetically modified virus (called enadenotucirev) attacks both the tumors, and these fibroblasts that have been turned
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Scientists Reprogrammed Immune System Cells to Fight Cancer

Andrea D. Steffen
T-cells are the cells responsible for fighting off foreign cells. Without them, humans are vulnerable to disease. The T-cells don’t act alone, however. They rely on immune system sentinels called dendritic cells. These helper cells

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