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Human drugs could help treat transmissible cancers in Tasmanian devils


April 9, 2018

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Transmissible cancers are incredibly rare in nature, yet have arisen in Tasmanian devils on at least two separate occasions. New research from the University of Cambridge identifies key anti-cancer drugs that could be trialled as a treatment for these diseases, which are threatening Tasmanian devils with extinction.Full Story

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