Tag Archives: Hope

New drug Trodelvy gives hope in fight against deadly triple-negative breast cancer

New drug gives hope in fight against one of the deadliest breast cancers… but will it get the green light in time to save these women? Nicola Tracey was diagnose with triple-negative breast cancer in July 2018 Returned in January and she had to tell her daughters she had months to live Philipa Heatherington was… Read More »

Chemical offers new hope of finding treatments for neglected tropical diseases

Scientists say they are a step closer to developing a drug to kill the trypanosome parasite that causes human African trypanosomiasis, otherwise known as sleeping sickness, paving the way for a potential cure. The University of York researchers deciphered the mechanism by which the compound, known as AB1 works.  AB1 was identified by researchers at… Read More »