#news #biotech Swiss team stops breast cancer metastasis by fooling cells into becoming fat

Biotechnology, Pharma and Biopharma News – Research – Science – Lifescience ://Biotech-Biopharma-Pharma: Swiss team stops breast cancer metastasis by fooling cells into becoming fat .In mouse models of metastatic breast cancer, a combination of GlaxoSmithKline’s diabetes drug Avandia and Novartis’ cancer treatment Mekinist transforms some tumor cells into harmless fat. Scientists at the University of Basel believe the two drugs could be combined with chemo to stop breast cancer from spreading.

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