View Full Version : Belgian clinic develops revolutionary breast cancer medicine

22-10-05, 17:00
Expatica : Belgian clinic records breast cancer breakthrough (http://www.expatica.com/source/site_article.asp?subchannel_id=24&story_id=24675)

The drug is an antibody which has been shown to halve the risk of tumours spreading to other organs, making it the biggest therapeutic breakthrough in the last 20 years, according to Bordet.

Good to know that progress is being made in fighting cancer. :cool:

22-10-05, 17:39
actually they also came up with this vaccine to prevent uterus cancer in women.. not sure if in belgium but some other european country

23-10-05, 14:03
That is certainly good news! About breast cancer, I don't know much about it - even non-smokers and healthy-living women can get it (and very few men)....