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Magic bullet means things are looking up for prostate cancer patients

The ‘huge’ breakthrough could significantly extend survival for men with no other options

Laura Donnelly

A game-changing “search and destroy” treatment could offer hope of a longer life to thousands of men with incurable prostate cancer.

The first two British patients were treated last weekend, after research found it could significantly extend survival for men with no other options.

Charities said they were “thrilled” by the promise shown by the treatment, which identifies and attacks a protein expressed on the surface of prostate cancer cells...

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