Catching Metastatic Cancer Cells Before They Grow Into Tumors: A New Implant Shows Promise | IFLScience

“Cure” is a word that’s dominated the rhetoric in the war on cancer for decades. But it’s a word that medical professionals tend to avoid. While the American Cancer Society reports that cancer treatment has improved markedly over the decades and the five-year survival rate is impressively high for many cancers, oncologists still refrain from declaring their cancer-free patients cured.

Source: Catching Metastatic Cancer Cells Before They Grow Into Tumors: A New Implant Shows Promise | IFLScience

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