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KUSI Interviews Scripps Doctor on Leukemia Research Breakthrough

The Scripps Research Institute finds way to make leukemia cells kill each other

Dr.-Xavier-of Scripps Health San Diego on KUSI

Scripps Clinic medical oncologist Marin Xavier, MD, was interviewed by KUSI-TV News about a recent breakthrough led by researchers at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI). Scientists at TSRI have found a way to change leukemia cells into leukemia-killing immune cells. The findings were published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Watch the KUSI interview, A New Method for Fighting Leukemia Cells.

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