Health News | New Approach for Devastating Brain Tumour Treatment Found During Study

Health News | New Approach for Devastating Brain Tumour Treatment Found During Study

Washington [US], May 14 (ANI): There could be a new approach to treating one of the most common and devastating forms of brain cancer in adults, Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM), the findings from a seven-year research project suggest. In a peer-reviewed study published by BMC Cancer, scientists from the University of Surrey show that a short chain of amino acids (the HTL-001 peptide) is effective at targeting and inhibiting the function of a family of genes responsible for the growth of GBM - Hox genes. The study was conducted in cell and animal models. Also Read | What Is the Monkeypox Virus? Here's All You Need To Know About Smallpox-Like Disease Recently Reported in UK. The HTL-001 peptide used in the study has undergone safety testing and is suitable for patient …
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