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    'Experimental ovarian cancer treatment promising'

    An experimental new treatment for ovarian cancer led to a dramatic shrinking of tumours in a small, early-phase study, the media reported on Saturday. Researchers from the Institute of Cancer Research and the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust in London were testing a drug, known as ONX-0801, for safety, but found that tumours in half of the 15 women studied shrank during the trial, a response they called, "highly unusual" and "very promising", reports the Guardian. The drug mimics folic acid to

    Science and Tech | June 3, 2017