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Novel mechanism in drug combination shows potential for treating leukemia, other cancers

(University of Maryland School of Medicine) Researchers have discovered a novel mechanism in a combination drug therapy that shows potential as a new approach for treating acute myeloid leukemia and many other cancers. When combined, these agents cause interactions that significantly disrupt cancer cells' ability to survive DNA damage, according to a preclinical study published today in the journal Cancer Cell.
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