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Chemotherapy, in its most general sense, is the treatment of disease by chemicals especially by killing micro-organisms or cancerous cells. In popular usage, it refers to antineoplastic drugs used to treat cancer or the combination of these drugs into a cytotoxic standardized treatment regimen.
Scientists explore ways for drug therapies to reach deadly brain tumors

Scientists explore ways for drug therapies to reach deadly brain tumors

Clinical study suggests new treatment direction for head and neck cancer in heavy smokers

Clinical study suggests new treatment direction for head and neck cancer in heavy smokers

Anticancer drugs can help plants to battle infection

Anticancer drugs can help plants to battle infection

Scientists identify mutational signatures in ovarian cancer

Scientists identify mutational signatures in ovarian cancer

Brown University researchers reveal key physical properties of 'giant' cancer cells

Brown University researchers reveal key physical properties of 'giant' cancer cells

Duke researchers track missing T-cells in glioblastoma patients

Duke researchers track missing T-cells in glioblastoma patients

Researchers discover secret communication hotline between breast cancers and normal cells

Researchers discover secret communication hotline between breast cancers and normal cells

Study may help increase effectiveness of antibiotics against drug-resistant bacteria

Study may help increase effectiveness of antibiotics against drug-resistant bacteria

FOXM1 contributes to treatment failure in acute myeloid leukemia

FOXM1 contributes to treatment failure in acute myeloid leukemia

Palliative care associated with reduced risk of suicide in veterans with lung cancer

Palliative care associated with reduced risk of suicide in veterans with lung cancer

NCCN releases new treatment guidelines for rare cancers that impact women during pregnancy

NCCN releases new treatment guidelines for rare cancers that impact women during pregnancy

New combination therapy for cancer cells could soon be a reality

New combination therapy for cancer cells could soon be a reality

Cianna Medical receives FDA 510(k) clearance to extend indication of SCOUT reflector for use in soft tissue localization

Cianna Medical receives FDA 510(k) clearance to extend indication of SCOUT reflector for use in soft tissue localization

Researchers study use of MRI-guided focused ultrasound to open blood-brain barrier

Researchers study use of MRI-guided focused ultrasound to open blood-brain barrier

New discovery could pave way for improved leukemia treatment

New discovery could pave way for improved leukemia treatment

Lax oversight leaves surgery center regulators and patients in the dark

Lax oversight leaves surgery center regulators and patients in the dark

Scientists develop 3D-printed implant that could deliver personalized treatment

Scientists develop 3D-printed implant that could deliver personalized treatment

Researchers study whether chemotherapy could be encased in milk particles

Researchers study whether chemotherapy could be encased in milk particles

Study identifies distinct genetic mutations in appendix cancer that may impact treatment

Study identifies distinct genetic mutations in appendix cancer that may impact treatment

New drug delivery system delivers anticancer drugs that reduce tumor size

New drug delivery system delivers anticancer drugs that reduce tumor size