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Breast cancer vaccine research delivers promising results

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

By: Marissa Shapiro From: vanderbilt.edu With a surprisingly simple approach in which cancer cells are first grown, ruptured and converted into nanoparticles, and then used as a vaccine, Vanderbilt researchers have developed what appears to be a promising treatment for breast cancer metastasis. Research led by Jenna Dombroski, Ph.D. student and National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow in the lab …