Chemotherapy

Friday, September 2, 2016

Friday, September 2, 2016

New radioactive drug could be used by the NHS to treat prostate cancer, but what is it?

Radioactive 'Litvinenko drug' could be used by the NHS to fight prostate cancer - but what is it?

'Litvinenko drug' could be used to treat prostate cancer - but what is it?

The new drug behaves in the same way as a substance used to kill Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko, and could be made available from December this year on the NHS

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Thursday, August 11, 2016

'We need to put this into context', says professor on study into babies fertility levels

Study showing chemotherapy drug 'could affect fertility' for unborn girls has to be taken in context, says leading professor

Study showing chemo drug 'affects girls' fertility' has to be taken in context

A new study has found that a chemotherapy treatment can affect ovary-development in mice. The former chair of the British Fertility Society tells talkRADIO it's too early to jump to conclusions that it has the same effect on humans…