- New test to spot breast cancer – radioactive tracer is injected into a woman instead of shot at her (as in Mammograms)… MBI
“One drawback of MBI: It uses about 8 to 10 times the radiation of mammograms, a dose that engineers like Hruska are trying to lower with newer technology. Other medical centers also are testing MBI.”
-By MARILYNN MARCHIONE, AP Medical Writer (Komo News)
- Is this a good idea? Do you think this will cause more cancer growth or increased rate of cancer growth?
“But the group said its research has found that zinc-oxide nanoparticles can selectively kill cancer cells without harming normal cells.”
-Information from: Idaho Statesman, http://www.idahostatesman.com