Scientists have transformed cancer cells into the cells of the immune system

Experts from Stefankova University was able to turn cancer cells the blood into the cells of the immune system, the macrophages. Information about the study published in the edition of Zee News. The discovery should help in the development of new cancer treatments.

Cancer cells in B-cell leukemia have a lot in common with normal cells of the immune system. Some cells in form resemble macrophages than cancer cells. At a certain influence abnormal cells perform the function of macrophages and destroy the cancer.

Opening - patient hope for patients with aggressive forms of B-cell leukemia. The appearance in the body of a cancer patient populations of macrophages should improve the prognosis of the disease.

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