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January 16th, 2010

Breast cancer treatment shows promise in trials

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Still, some women and some tumors see better results than others. Finding out why will be part of additional patient trials involving thousands of women. The technique also will be tried on larger breast tumors and by using nanotechnology to precisely target cancer cells.

Dooley said that the technology is likely to work with other types of cancer, as well.

Ellen Hopper, a cancer patient from Tuttle, was part of earlier trials testing the technology. She's now cancer-free.

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