How would you like chemotherapy with less side affects? How would you like chemo that delivered poison to kill only cancer cells and not destroy healthy cells? According to new research there has been a sharp increase in the medical artillery to fight cancer. Many high tech approaches that were only dreamed about were not possible or successful until this decade.
Smart drugs are being developed that only kills the cancer cells. Also, there is a new tool that helps the immune system to attack a broad range of types of cancer. Another wonderful for treatments that aimed at new genes and cancer pathways, plus better tests to predict which patient will benefit from them.
Dr. Richard Pazdur who is the cancer chief for the Food and Drug Administration talks about the new 'smart bombs'. I see major advances being made in big diseases"