Cancer Stem Cells May Decrease Prostate Tumor Recurrence Following Radiation

Cancer Stem Cells May Decrease Prostate Tumor Recurrence Following Radiation
Researchers have identified one mechanism through which cancer stem cells survive to radiation therapy, which may lead to the development of new therapies that increase their sensitivity and thus decrease the likelihood of the cancer coming back. The study, “Inhibition of the glucocorticoid receptor results in an enhanced miR-99a/100-mediated radiation response in stem-like cells from human prostate

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