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Cancer

19 August 2011

Ecstasy could treat cancer

Researchers in Britain revealed they are exploring whether the night clubbers' drug ecstasy could be effective in treating blood cancers.

Researchers in Britain revealed they are exploring whether the night clubbers' drug ecstasy could be effective in treating blood cancers.

The Birmingham scientists said their discoveries since then could lead to MDMA derivatives being used in patient trials.

 

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