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Researchers make use of modified herpes virus to eliminate skin cancer cells

Previously, we had talked about how genetically modified bacteria can potentially counter health issues like obesity. Well, this time around, scientists have developed a modified version of the herpes virus that can be used for exterminating skin cancer cells. Also known as Talimogene Laherparepvec (T-VEC), this modified herpes strain was found to not only eliminate…


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