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Source: Hong Kong Baptist University  Jan 19, 2019  5 years, 3 months, 2 days, 4 hours, 46 minutes ago

Killing tumours by targeting their viral DNA

Killing tumours by targeting their viral DNA
Source: Hong Kong Baptist University  Jan 19, 2019  5 years, 3 months, 2 days, 4 hours, 46 minutes ago
Epstein-Barr virus infects more than 95 percent of people, usually without symptoms. But sometimes its persistence in cells can lead to tumor formation. Now, researchers from Hong Kong and the UK have developed a fluorescing, molecular-sized probe, called L2P4, which can inhibit Epstein-Barr-related tumor growth while allowing researchers to see the targeted tumor cells.