domingo, 28 de agosto de 2011

Cell receptor could allow measles virus to target tumors

Canadian researchers have discovered that a tumor cell marker is a receptor for measles virus, suggesting the possible use of measles virus to help fight cancer.

Their findings appear in the Open Access journal PLoS Pathogens on August 25th.

Source:
http://healthyken.com/2011/08/cell-receptor-could-allow-measles-virus-to-target-tumors.html