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Plant biologist’s research finds roadside weed kills breast cancer cells without damaging healthy ones
Plant biologist’s research finds roadside weed kills breast cancer cells without damaging healthy ones

Plant biologist’s research finds roadside weed kills breast cancer cells without damaging healthy ones

A plant biologist who has dedicated years of research to proving that a roadside weed could help successfully target breast cancer cells has produced her strongest evidence yet. In her latest research, Professor Alessandra Devoto, from Royal Holloway, University of…

Fish oil could alleviate side effects during some cancer treatments
Fish oil could alleviate side effects during some cancer treatments

Fish oil could alleviate side effects during some cancer treatments

Taking a fish oil supplement could help reduce painful side effects in patients being treated for breast and bowel cancer, suggests new research. Two studies show that omega-3 fatty acids could help alleviate pain that some treatments cause including joint…