York Physicists Study How Heating Effect of Experimental Cancer Treatment Works
Physicists from the University of York have carried out new research into how the heating effect of an experimental cancer treatment works.
Magnetic hyperthermia is viewed as an attractive approach for the treatment of certain cancers as it has no known side effects compared to more conventional therapies such as chemotherapy. It is particularly suitable for the treatment of prostate cancer and brain tumors. However, until now there has been no clear theoretical understanding of how it actually works.
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