Infecting tumors: the war on cancer goes viral
Cancer Oncolytic viruses Immunotherapy

Infecting tumors: the war on cancer goes viral

Dr. Jamie A.G. Hamilton
Dr. Jamie A.G. Hamilton

In 10 seconds? Scientists are making advancements in increasing the potential of an emerging anti-cancer therapy, the use of 'oncolytic viruses'. A 2021 review paper details how the potential of such viruses can be increased to attack tumors.

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