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Zebrafish larvae could be used as “avatars” for the personalized treatment of cancer

  1. 22.8.2017

    Portuguese scientists have for the first time shown that the larvae of a tiny fish could one day become the preferred model for predicting, in advance, the response of human malignant tumors to the various therapeutic drugs used to fight cancer.

    I was always “very frustrated about the fact although we have so much technology, we can put people on the moon etc., if someone has a tumor we still don’t know which drug is best for that specific tumor.Rita Fior

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