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Researchers Discover The Driving Force Behind Cancer Cells In Hodgkin's Disease

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June 22, 1999
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University Of Toronto
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The cellular fuel which powers the growth of Hodgkin's disease has been identified for the first time by a research team at Princess Margaret Hospital's Ontario Cancer Institute, the University of Toronto and the Amgen Research Institute. The research team also discovered that the fuel is actually manufactured by the tumour cells themselves.

(Toronto, June 21, 1999) - The cellular fuel which powers the growth of Hodgkin's disease has been identified for the first time by a research team at Princess Margaret Hospital's Ontario Cancer Institute, the University of Toronto and the Amgen Research Institute. The research team also discovered that the fuel is actually manufactured by the tumour cells themselves.


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