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Subject:  New therapy offers some hope Date:  10/3/2012  12:11 AM
Author:  Windowseat Number:  7826 of 7894

A new study from Boston offers hope for certain kinds of melanoma.

This is one of the 'designer treatments.' They're aimed at certain kinds of cancer with certain genetic features. And it may be that this is the way cancer will eventually be overcome, with certain therapies matched with certain genetics. Rather than one all-consuming final answer, there will be dozens of tiny victories along the way.

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