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Traitorous Tumor Cells Kill Their Own Kind

The Scientist - Wed 11 Jul 18

Researchers plan to turn cancer cells into defectors, engineering them to kill the tumors from whence they came, and have tested the approach in mice.

Engineered cancer cells can fight primary and metastatic cancer

Medical Xpress - Wed 11 Jul 18

What if cancer cells could be re-engineered to turn against their own kind? A new study led by researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital leverages the power of gene editing to take a critical ...

Engineered cancer cells can fight primary and metastatic cancer, ScienceDaily - Wed 11 Jul 18

Cancer cells engineered with CRISPR slay their own kin

ScienceNews - Wed 11 Jul 18

Scientists can program the stealth cells to die before creating new tumors.

CRISPR’d Cancer Cells Revolt Against Tumors

Geek.com - 20 hours ago

Harvard scientists are using CRISPR to rewire cancerous cells into lean, mean, disease-fighting machines. According to a paper published last week in the journal Science Translational Medicine, ...

Boston researchers re-engineer cancer cells to fight off 'their own kind'

FOXNews - Thu 12 Jul 18

A new study led by researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital explores the power of gene editing to use cancer cells to kill cancer.

New, Faster Method Of Gene Editing Allows Scientists To Turn T Cells Into ‘Living Cancer Drugs’

Kaiser Health News - Thu 12 Jul 18

“We're living in an amazing moment in cancer immunotherapies,” said microbiologist Alexander Marson, co-author of the study that appears in Nature. In other news on cancer research, "re-homing" ...