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The Hype And Hope Of Cancer Stem Cell Therapeutics

This article was originally published in Start Up

Executive Summary

A wave of recent deals demonstrates a growing belief in the potential cancer stem cells might offer for more effective cancer therapies. Some say there’s more hope and hype than science behind the activity. As the science unfolds, fundamental questions have yet to be answered about the pathway to products, especially as drug developers train their lines of sight on solid tumors.

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