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Scientists block breast cancer cells from hiding in bones of mice, prompting hope for human trials

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Scientists have successfully blocked breast cancer cells from entering and hiding in the bones of mice, where they can survive chemotherapy treatment.
Researchers at Duke University have also devised a method of flushing breast cancer cells out of bone marrow in mice, making them easier to eradicate through conventional treatments or by the immune system.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/2016/05/25/scientists-block-breast-cancer-cells-from-hiding-in-bones-of-mic/