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In Memory of Sharon Rice O’Beirne

 

Own immune cell aided cancer patient to clear disease

US: The Cancer research community remains in shock following the announcement that a patient with a form of advanced and almost certainly fatal skin cancer has been completely cleared of the disease.

The man had developed secondary cancers of the lung and lymph nodes, yet the experimental treatment helped him to clear the disease and remain free of cancer for the past two years.

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Filed under : What the Papers Say
By The Irish Times
On 20 June, 2008
At 10:00 am
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