Surgical cuts

时间:2019-03-06 10:20:06166网络整理admin

By Andy Coghlan and Michael Day THOUSANDS of deaths from colon cancer could be prevented by a drug that wipes out rogue polyps in the lower bowel. The drug, called exisulind, has been submitted for approval to the US Food and Drug Administration and may get the green light before the end of the year. If an American licence is followed by European approval it could provide a new source of controversy for Britain’s cash-strapped National Health Service, experts warn. John Burn, professor of clinical genetics at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne,