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New Experimental Drug Shown To Slow The Growth Of Prostate Cancer Tumors In Mice

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November 5, 2001
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Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
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A new experimental drug has been found to slow the growth of prostate cancer tumors in laboratory studies conducted at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. The findings, presented at the AACR-NCI-EORTC International Conference in Miami Beach, Florida, may lead to a new way to treat prostate cancer, a disease that strikes about 198,000 men each year.

Los Angeles, CA - A new experimental drug has been found to slow the growth of prostate cancer tumors in laboratory studies conducted at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. The findings, presented at the AACR-NCI-EORTC International Conference in Miami Beach, Florida, may lead to a new way to treat prostate cancer, a disease that strikes about 198,000 men each year.


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Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. (2001, November 5). New Experimental Drug Shown To Slow The Growth Of Prostate Cancer Tumors In Mice. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 19, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/11/011102074350.htm
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. "New Experimental Drug Shown To Slow The Growth Of Prostate Cancer Tumors In Mice." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/11/011102074350.htm (accessed April 19, 2014).

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