Two-pronged attack on chemotherapy-resistant leukemia cells

Posted by on May 18, 2016 7:28 pm
Categories: health

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia is a common type of childhood cancer. Despite intensive chemotherapy, one fifth of the patients suffer a relapse, which usually goes hand in hand with a poor prognosis. Researchers have now found a way to kill off resistant leukemia cells: via necroptosis.

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